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Antonio Sacchini 1730-86: PD.68-1948

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Current Location: In storage


Antonio Sacchini 1730-86


Miniaturist: Vincent, Antoine Paul



Legal notes

Bequeathed 1946 through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 41 mm
Width: 28 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Grisaille : Grisaille on ivory

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Vincent
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: A . SACCHINI . MORT
  • Location: Round edge, left
  • Text: A . PARIS . EN . M. DCC . LXXXVI
  • Location: Round edge, right
  • Location: On scroll, lower left

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.68-1948
Primary reference Number: 18248
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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