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A woman dressed for a masked ball: 1622a

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Current Location: In storage


A woman dressed for a masked ball


Draughtsman: Amigoni, Jacopo (Attributed to)




Whole sheet from a sketchbook


History note: F.R. Meatyard; J.G. Lousada

Measurements and weight

Height: 240 mm
Width: 290 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Lousada, J.G.

School or Style

Venetian School

Materials used in production

White chalk
Grey wash
Black ink
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and black ink, grey wash, heightened with white, over black chalk on blue paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1622a
Primary reference Number: 7036
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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