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Three amorini on clouds, singing: 3119

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Three amorini on clouds, singing

Maker(s)

Bartolozzi, Francesco (Attributed to)

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Measurements and weight

Height: 185 mm
Width: 267 mm

Relative size of this object

26.7 m18.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

The drawing may be compared with No. 3051, two designs by Carlo Maratta of Cupids at play, though it is not by the same hand

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Red chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: After Berettine
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3119
Primary reference Number: 7804
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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