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Man seated with three cherubs: 2559

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Current Location: In storage


Man seated with three cherubs


Draughtsman: Monti, Francesco (Bolognese)



Measurements and weight

Height: 367 mm
Width: 278 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( brown; laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk heightened with white on brown paper, stuck down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ex. collecz. r.
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: No. 164. ACH. 4 Del Sole (in 18th C. hand)
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2559
Primary reference Number: 7601
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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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