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"Marriage des Indians du Panama": 2756

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

"Marriage des Indians du Panama"
Translated as: Marriage of the Indians of Panama

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Picart, Bernard

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Notes

History note: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd, before 1940

Legal notes

From the Marlay Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 152 mm
Width: 211 mm

Relative size of this object

21.1 m15.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1946-03) by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd

Dating

Production date: AD 1723

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and black ink, grey wash with brown ink, double line border on laid paper, incised

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: B. Picart f.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1723
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2756
Primary reference Number: 6704
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) ""Marriage des Indians du Panama"" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6704 Accessed: 2022-09-24 21:56:49

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