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Study for Lorenzo and Isabella: 1396

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Titles

Study for Lorenzo and Isabella

Maker(s)

Millais, John Everett (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: H. Quilter, sold Christie's, 9 April 1906, lot 190, bt. J.R. Holliday (£37. 16. 0)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927) by Holliday, J. R.

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1848

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Indian ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Image Size: Height 201 mm Width 292 mm
Sheet Size: Height 236 mm Width 314 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and Indian ink on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: JEM
  • Location: On chair at left
  • Method of creation: Indian ink
  • Signature
  • Text: 1848
  • Location: Lower left corner
  • Method of creation: Indian ink
  • Date
  • Text: They could not sit at meals but feel how well / It soothed each other to be the other by / Keats
  • Location: Bottom centre
  • Method of creation: Indian ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1396
Primary reference Number: 12089
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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