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Christ falling under the Cross: PD.51-1992

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Christ falling under the Cross

Maker(s)

Painter: Grassi, Nicola

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Notes

History note: Professor Edward A. Maser, and Mrs Maser, Chicago; Sotheby's sale 5 March 1969, lot 23

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Warren Pollock, 1986, received 1992

Measurements and weight

Height: 27.3 cm
Width: 22.0 cm

Relative size of this object

22 cm27.3 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1992) by Pollock, Warren

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1731

Note

Possibly Johann Georg Trautmann, Zwei Bruggen 1713-1769 Frankfurt-am-Main

School or Style

Italian

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.51-1992
Primary reference Number: 932
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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