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A seated river-god and a standing female nude: PD.103-1978

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Current Location: In storage


A seated river-god and a standing female nude


Draughtsman: Cipriani, Giovanni Battista




History note: (found in one of the books from his library which were bequeathed separately from the main bequest of his drawings, paintings, prints and sculptures, which were bequeathed through the National Arts Collection Fund)

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1977, received 1978

Measurements and weight

Height: 198 mm
Width: 148 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1978) by Gow, A. S. F.

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Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink over graphite on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Cipriani
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.103-1978
Primary reference Number: 7262
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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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