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Charles Howard, Baron Howard of Effingham: 3870

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Current Location: In storage


Charles Howard, Baron Howard of Effingham
Earl of Arundel


Miniaturist: Hilliard, Nicholas (After)




History note: C.H.T. Hawkins; J. Pierpont Morgan; his sale, Christie's, 24 June 1935 (169, illus.); L.D. Cunliffe

Measurements and weight

Height: 51 mm
Width: 44 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Cunliffe, Leonard Daneham


Formerly attributed to Isaac Oliver.

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin) ( on card)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on vellum, laid down on modern card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1615
  • Location: Lower centre right
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Type: False date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3870
Primary reference Number: 18008
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 27 February 2023 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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