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Bust of Hans Holbein: P.6331-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Bust of Hans Holbein


Printmaker: Unknown
Draughtsman: Holbein, Hans, the younger (After)



Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward


There is a similar etching by Hollar dated 1647, which is thought to be after a miniture not by Holbein made after his self portrait drawing now in the Uffizi, Florence.

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6331-R
Primary reference Number: 129788
Old location number: 37.11.16a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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