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Two studies of a woman with a basket on her head: 904*3 f.19

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Two studies of a woman with a basket on her head


Draughtsman: Dolci, Carlo (?)
Draughtsman: Dolci, Agnese (not Maria)



Measurements and weight

Height: 93 mm
Width: 148 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-12) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


Copied in reverse from Callot's La Paysanne vue de face tenant un panier sur sa tĂȘte (Lieure 203 I). The drawing on the left is markedly more fluent than that on the right, suggesting that Carlo Dolci might have participated in it

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 18
  • Location: Upper left

Identification numbers

Accession number: 904*3 f.19
Primary reference Number: 9729
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 September 2023 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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