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St. Peter: 3189

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Current Location: In storage


St. Peter


Draughtsman: Master of the Ghislieri Apse




History note: Thomas Kerrich (1748-1828)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 180 mm
Width: 83 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward


1580 - 1590


Formerly given to Taddeo Zuccarro, now reattributed

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown wash
Brown ink
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( stuck down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, black chalk underdrawing, brown wash, on paper stuck down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Zuccaro... (fe undecipherable)
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3189
Primary reference Number: 8036
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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