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Studies for the martyrdom of Saint Sebastian: PD.1-2006

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Titles

Studies for the martyrdom of Saint Sebastian
Studies of archers

Maker(s)

Barocci, Federico

Notes

History note: With Edward Vignot, Paris; with Antonio Tarentino, Paris, from whom bought by Mark Fisch

Legal notes

Given by Mark Fisch through Cambridge in America, 2006

Measurements and weight

Height: 200 mm
Width: 130 mm

Relative size of this object

13 m20 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2006) by Mark Fisch

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: pen and brown ink, brown wash, black chalk and red chalk, squared for transfer; verso: black and red chalk

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.1-2006
Primary reference Number: 133232
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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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