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A capriccio with a woman and child on horseback: 2603

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Current Location: In storage


A capriccio with a woman and child on horseback


Draughtsman: Palmieri, Pietro Giacomo, the elder




History note: Brangwyn, Frank

Measurements and weight

Height: 265 mm
Width: 367 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank


The Flight into Egypt?

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Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( white)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, grey wash, a line of brown ink borders it on all sides, on white paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Palmerius fecit
  • Location: Below centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2603
Primary reference Number: 7627
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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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