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Fight of Sea-Deities and Sea-Monsters: PD.56-1992

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Current Location: In storage


Fight of Sea-Deities and Sea-Monsters


Painter: Unknown




History note: With Arcade Gallery, 1959

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Warren Pollock, 1986, received 1992

Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1780 CE - 1820 CE


Inspired by Giovanni da Udine (1494-1561), this and its pair may have been set into a piece of furniture.

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 3.5 cm Height 20 cm Width 29.5 cm
Canvas Height 13.2 cm Width 22.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.56-1992
Primary reference Number: 953
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 21 May 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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

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