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Two profile heads, a half-length and full-length studies of children: 3174

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Current Location: In storage


Two profile heads, a half-length and full-length studies of children


Draughtsman: Viti, Timoteo




History note: Viti-Antaldi (v. 1470-1523; a variant of Lugt 2463, T.V.V., see Gere, Pouncey, British Museum 1962, nos. 261 & 269, pls. 243 & 252); Lawrence? Woodburn?; W. Mayor (1874) (Lugt 2799); not in Mayor's 1875 catalogue); Sir J.C. Robinson, (1824-1913); his Sale, Christie's, 14 May 1902, lot 424, bought Clough, £3 10 0

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Height: 237 mm
Width: 182 mm

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

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( stuck down)

Techniques used in production

Pen and ink : Pen and ink, one sketch in bistre, on paper, stuck down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: T.V.V. (the Vite monogram)

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3174
Primary reference Number: 8016
Lugt: 2463 (a variant)
Lugt: 2799
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

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

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