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Bacchus and Ariadne: 2987

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Current Location: In storage


Bacchus and Ariadne


Draughtsman: Cignani, Carlo



Measurements and weight

Height: 192 mm
Width: 330 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1862) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

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Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Car Cignani
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: 7855
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2987
Primary reference Number: 7250
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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