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Study of a seated female: 3113B

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Study of a seated female
Scribbles [possibly drapery study]


Draughtsman: Monti, Francesco (Bolognese) (Attributed to)



Measurements and weight

Height: 130 mm
Width: 100 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1862) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur


A very sketchy version in the different media of the figure in 3113A

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
White chalk
Brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( grey green)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: pen and brown ink, heightened with white over black chalk verso: black chalk, pen and brown ink on a faded blue-grey paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 8882 [?]
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3113B
Primary reference Number: 7800
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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

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