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Christ at the marriage of Cana: PD.50-1998

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Christ at the marriage of Cana


Giordano, Luca (Draughtsman)


History note: Private Collection, Paris; with Luca Baroni, Colnaghi Drawings

Legal notes

From the Biffen Fund, 1998.

Measurements and weight

Height: 167 mm
Width: 256 mm

Relative size of this object

25.6 m16.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1998) by Luca Baroni (Colnaghi Ltd)

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.50-1998
Primary reference Number: 82014
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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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