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Moses receiving the Law: 734*5

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Moses receiving the Law

Maker(s)

Attributed to Pseudo-Benso (Draughtsman)
Perhaps to be identified with Pagani di Castello Valsolda, Paolo

Measurements and weight

Height: 380 mm
Width: 259 mm

Relative size of this object

25.9 m38 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by Newton Robinson, C. E.

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Black chalk
Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, black chalk, with traces of oil paint on buff paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 734*5
Primary reference Number: 7146
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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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