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A peasant woman leaning over to pick up a basket: PD.16-1967

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Current Location: In storage


A peasant woman leaning over to pick up a basket


Draughtsman: Zuccarelli, Francesco




History note: Messrs. P. & D. Colnaghi; Lord Glendevon, sold Sotheby's, 7 December 1967 lot 33a, bt. Colnaghi's, for the Friends (£520), repr. in catalogue

Measurements and weight

Height: 190 mm
Width: 160 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1967) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

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Materials used in production

Grey wash
Grey wash
Brown ink
Black chalk
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of prepared paper ( with ruled margin)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink, point of the brush, Indian ink and grey wash, heightened with white, over black chalk on grey prepared paper (backed)

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.16-1967
Primary reference Number: 8026
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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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