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The Last Supper: 254

An image of Drawing

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Titles

The Last Supper

Maker(s)

Attributed to Master of the Fitzwilliam Deposition (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Transferred from the Reading Room, 1979 (Marlay cuttings)

Measurements and weight

Height: 97 mm
Width: 117 mm

Relative size of this object

11.7 m9.7 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Gold
Ink
Gouache

Components of the work

Support: composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Gouache, point of the brush and ink with gold highlights on vellum

Identification numbers

Accession number: 254
Primary reference Number: 6849
Wikidata: Q77464745
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 9 October 2021 Last processed: Saturday 9 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6849 Accessed: 2021-12-07 21:52:41

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