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Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well: 620

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Titles

Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well

Maker(s)

Unknown (Painter)

Notes

History note: Hon. A. Morton; (?) Rev. R.R. Bloxam, D.D. Rugby; Matthew H. Bloxam, by 1883 who bequeathed it to C.E. Sayle

Measurements and weight

Height: 47.3 cm
Width: 34.9 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1900) by Sayle, Charles Edward

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1600

School or Style

Italian School of the Veneto

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 620
Primary reference Number: 672
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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