Skip to main content

Study of a man's head and of a mantelpiece: 3137

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.

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Study of a man's head and of a mantelpiece

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Scarsellino (Ippolito Scarsella)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Sir J.C. Robinson (Lugt 1433) (bought as by Pordenone), sold J.C. Robinson Sale Christie's, 13 May 1902, lot 273, bt. by G.T. Clough for £32 (also in Palmerston Coll. according to Clough MS Catalogue)

Measurements and weight

Height: ? mm
Width: ? mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1913-02) by Clough, G.T.

Note

Verso of 3136.

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Grey-brown ink
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Red chalk, pen and grey-brown ink, on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3137
Primary reference Number: 7852
Lugt: 1433
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 August 2019 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

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 (2023) "Study of a man's head and of a mantelpiece" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/7852 Accessed: 2023-02-07 10:52:56

Citation for Wikipedia

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

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/7852 |title=Study of a man's head and of a mantelpiece |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-07 10:52:56|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:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-7852

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="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/pdp/pdp38/3137.jpg"
        alt="Study of a man's head and of a mantelpiece"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Study of a man's head and of a mantelpiece</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Study of Donatello's bronze David

Accession Number: PD.26-1978

Head study of a bearded man

Accession Number: PD.13-1980

Page 40 of 91

Accession Number: 2784.f40.a

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...