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After Zompini, Gaetano Gherardo (Draughtsman)


History note: Dr. E.D. Clarke

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Found by Dr Clarke at Tornea in the N. of the Gulf of Bothnia

Measurements and weight

Height: 250 mm
Width: 192 mm

Relative size of this object

19.2 m25 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1817) by Clarke, Edward Daniel


One of six drawings of Venetian Street vendors, one of the four mounting sheets inscribed "Cries of Bologna"

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Materials used in production

Red ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and redi-ish ink and wash, on paper, mounted on one of four sheets

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3183B
Primary reference Number: 8021
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Audit data

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

Associated departments & institutions

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

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