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St Jerome in the Wilderness: PD.23-1956

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Current Location: In storage


St Jerome in the Wilderness


Draughtsman: Pseudo Gherardi (Ascribed to)




History note: G. Vaillardi (Lugt 1223); Sir Edward J. Poynter (Lugt 874), his sale, Sotheby's, 25 April 1918, lot 182; bought by Agnew for Charles B.O. Clarke, by whom bequeathed to his brother, Louis C.G. Clarke

Measurements and weight

Height: 298 mm
Width: 390 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1956) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( rough, buff coloured)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, heightened with white on rough buff coloured paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: faintly

  • Text: M 38
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Red chalk

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.23-1956
Primary reference Number: 7397
Lugt: 1223
Lugt: 874
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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