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Study of a youth for a Flagellation: PD.38-1958

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Current Location: In storage


Study of a youth for a Flagellation


Draughtsman: Leoni, Ottavio Mario (Attributed to)




History note: Charles Rogers (Lugt 624); G.J.F. Knowles

Measurements and weight

Height: 377 mm
Width: 235 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1958) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton


With its pair (PD.39-1958) and a third drawing for a Flagellation in the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, which has an old inscription to 'Padovanino', this is one of a group of studies done from the life

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Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( discoloured, blue)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk heightened with white discoloured blue paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Padovanino
  • Location: Old washed mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: No6
  • Location: Old washed mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: ren 38 p
  • Location: Old washed mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 5921
  • Location: Old mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.38-1958
Primary reference Number: 7514
Lugt: 624
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Audit data

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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