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A ruined classical building in which a statue is being excavated: 3424

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Titles

A ruined classical building in which a statue is being excavated

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Zucchi, Antonio

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Measurements and weight

Height: 586 mm
Width: 478 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Light-brown wash
Grey wash
Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of prepared paper ( laid down on card)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink with grey wash highlighted with white on light brown prepared paper laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ant. Zucchi
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3424
Primary reference Number: 8046
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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