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Sir Nicholas Carew d. 1539


Attributed to Hornebolt, Gerard (Miniaturist)

Legal notes

From the Leverton Harris Fund.

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 40 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1943) by Spink and Son Ltd


Reattributed (1996) by G. Reynolds, who considers the present work ad vivum.

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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 on card

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3896
Primary reference Number: 18011
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 14 December 2020 Last processed: Friday 26 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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