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Portrait of Giovanni Giuseppe Caputi: 3595/17

Object information

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Portrait of Giovanni Giuseppe Caputi


Draughtsman: Flaxman, John



Measurements and weight

Height: 227 mm
Width: 180 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1873-11)

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black ink
Brown ink
Grey ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown, black and grey ink on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Giovanni Gieuseppe (sic) Caputi, Romano / Sculptor of Gems / ag 29 / A.D.1815
  • Location: Below drawing
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: 17
  • Location: Album sheet, upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: no 3595/17
  • Location: Album sheet, lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3595/17
Primary reference Number: 10635
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Portrait of Giovanni Giuseppe Caputi" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-07-18 02:52:22

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