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Two studies: a seated man with legs crossed; a reclining woman: PD.33-1959

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Titles

Two studies: a seated man with legs crossed; a reclining woman

Maker(s)

Attributed to Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Domenico Tiepolo; G.J.F. Knowles

Measurements and weight

Height: 240 mm
Width: 167 mm

Relative size of this object

16.7 m24 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1959-05) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and dark-brown ink, grey wash on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.33-1959
Primary reference Number: 7928
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/7928 Accessed: 2021-12-01 04:06:07

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