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Object information


  • Unknown Man

J. Pierpont Morgan; his sale Christie's, 24 June 1935 (97), where bought by L.D. Cunliffe

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1937


  • Production date: CE 1640


Measurements and weight

  • Height: 58 mm
  • Width: 43 mm

Materials used in production

Components of the work

Techniques used in production

  • Watercolour : Watercolour on vellum stuck to a card which has been gessoed on both sides

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L H
  • Location: Centre right
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Ano Dni 1640
  • Location: Left side of head
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Text: AEtatis Suae
  • Location: Right side of head
  • Method of creation: Gold

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

References and bibliographic entries

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Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Monday 14 December 2020
  • Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

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