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Christ in the robes of the Passion, His crown of thorns being exchanged for an earthly crown by a female saint, surrounded by other female saints, three devotional female figures kneeling below; in the background, the Expulsion from Eden: 2077

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Titles

Christ in the robes of the Passion, His crown of thorns being exchanged for an earthly crown by a female saint, surrounded by other female saints, three devotional female figures kneeling below; in the background, the Expulsion from Eden

Maker(s)

Attributed to Campagnola, Domenico (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: From the collection of Charles Ricketts, A.R.A. (1866-1931) and Charles Shannon, R.A. (1863-1937) (Lugt Supplement, 506a); on loan to the Museum since January 1933

Measurements and weight

Height: 205 mm
Width: 132 mm

Relative size of this object

13.2 m20.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937-03) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Note

Formerly catalogued as 'Anonymous, Italian, Unidentified figure subject'.

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Red ink
Green ink
Blue ink
White ink
Bistre

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( white, discoloured)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and bistre, heightened with blue white, red and green inks on discoloured white paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Mano a me (?) ignota
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2077
Primary reference Number: 6859
Lugt: 506a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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