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St Jerome in his cell, beating his chest before a crucifix, a skull behind him and his lion at his feet: 3151

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

St Jerome in his cell, beating his chest before a crucifix, a skull behind him and his lion at his feet

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Tintoretto, Domenico (Domenico Robusti)

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Notes

History note: G.T. Clough, given by him, 1913

Legal notes

Given by G. T. Clough, 1913

Measurements and weight

Height: 225 mm
Width: 204 mm

Relative size of this object

20.4 m22.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Black chalk
Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk and brown oil on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3151
Primary reference Number: 7940
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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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