Skip to main content

Virgin and Child with St Anthony of Padua: PD.37-1958

An image of Drawing

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Virgin and Child with St Anthony of Padua
St Jerome hearing the trumpet of the Last Judgement (by the same hand?)


Draughtsman: Novelli, Pietro (Monrealese)



Measurements and weight

Height: 217 mm
Width: 155 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1958-02-27) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton

School or Style


Materials used in production

Sepia wash
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: pen and bistre, with sepia wash and traces of graphite verso: pen and Indian ink on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Monrealese
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: S. Girolamo Pietro Novelli
  • Location: Verso, bottom

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.37-1958
Primary reference Number: 7613
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Virgin and Child with St Anthony of Padua" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-04-21 19:58:37

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Virgin and Child with St Anthony of Padua |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-21 19:58:37|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Virgin and Child with St Anthony of Padua"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Virgin and Child with St Anthony of Padua</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...