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St. Francis Vesting his followers: 3100

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Current Location: In storage


St. Francis Vesting his followers
Investiture of St. William of Acquitaine with the Habit by St. Benedict of Aniane (?)
Investiture of a man quitting the world for a religious order


Draughtsman: Procaccini, Camillo




History note: London Art Market, 1790; The Rev. Thomas Kerrich; the Rev. R.E.Kerrich

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 161 mm
Width: 145 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( stuck down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, brown wash, on paper, stuck down, squared for transfer

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: T. Kerrich MCC 1790
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: a very good specimen of Procaccini (in another hand)
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3100
Primary reference Number: 7740
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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