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Assumption of the Magdalen: 2552

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Current Location: In storage


Assumption of the Magdalen


Draughtsman: Cambiaso, Luca




History note: Gelosi (?) (Lugt 545); J.G. Paris (probably part of a volume of 110 drawings by Cambiaso), sold de Vries, Amsterdam, 20 December 1927, lot 58

Measurements and weight

Height: 284 mm
Width: 195 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Goetze, Constance, Mrs

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, red chalk with black chalk underdrawing, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: La. Cangiaso
  • Location: Left lower centre
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Text: Copied in book of drawings in Rogers
  • Location: Verso, old mount

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2552
Primary reference Number: 7162
Lugt: 545
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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