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God the Father in the Clouds: 2615

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

God the Father in the Clouds

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Tiepolo, Giovanni Domenico

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Notes

History note: Benno Geiger Sale, Sotheby's, 9 December 1920, lot 330, bt. anon.; Sir Frank Brangwyn

Measurements and weight

Height: 177 mm
Width: 244 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, brown and grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: dom Tiepolo f.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 134
  • Location: Upper left

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2615
Primary reference Number: 7935
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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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