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Two grotesque peasants dancing, one with a tambourine, the other with a flûte: 904*3 f.48

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Object information

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Titles

Two grotesque peasants dancing, one with a tambourine, the other with a flûte

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Dolci, Carlo

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Measurements and weight

Height: 93 mm
Width: 148 mm

Relative size of this object

14.8 m9.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

Probably by Carlo Dolci; copied from Callot's print, 'Les Danseurs à la flûte et au tambourin,' (Lieure 246)

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Yellow-brown wash
Pink wash
Black chalk

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, yellow-brown and pink wash, bordered on all sides by a line of black chalk on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 46
  • Location: Upper left

Identification numbers

Accession number: 904*3 f.48
Primary reference Number: 9758
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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