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The Martyrdom of St. Stephen: 2849

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Titles

The Martyrdom of St. Stephen

Maker(s)

After Sanzio, Raffaello (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Roman art market; the Rev.Thomas Kerrich; the Rev. R.E.Kerrich

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 246 mm
Width: 252 mm

Relative size of this object

25.2 m24.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward

Note

Maratti follower or ?French

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Red chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Red chalk bordered on all sides by a line in red chalk, and on three sides by a line in brown wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 31
  • Location: Old mount, lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: T. Kerrich / M.C.C.
  • Location: Old mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2849
Primary reference Number: 6915
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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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