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Heads of Old Men and of Women: P.1611-1991

Object information

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Heads of Old Men and of Women
Principles of Drawing


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Palma Giovane (Jacopo Negretti) (After)




History note: John Barnard (Lugt 1419)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Circa 1611 - 1660


Reverse copy.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 258 mm Width 168 mm
Sheet Height 258 mm Width 168 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Lugt 1419

  • Text: J:B.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: June En[...?] 1820
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Palma fect.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1611-1991
Primary reference Number: 82964
Bartsch: 4 (Copy)
Illustrated Bartsch: 4 (Copy)
Lugt: 1419
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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