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A standing draped female figure after the antique: PD.39-2004

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A standing draped female figure after the antique
Verso: Rinceaux pattern


Girolamo da Carpi (Artist)


History note: Lady VanSittart

History note: Trinity Fine Art

Legal notes

Given by Mark Fisch, through Cambridge in America

Measurements and weight

Height: 224 mm
Width: 184 mm

Relative size of this object

18.4 m22.4 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004) by Trinity Fine Art


Circa 1549 - Circa 1553

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper Medium, Recto Verso

Techniques used in production

Lead white Brown ink Brown wash Yellow wash

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.39-2004
Primary reference Number: 99007
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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