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Festa di San Giorgio, Portofino: 2542

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Festa di San Giorgio, Portofino


Goetze, Sigismund Christian Hubert (Painter)

Place(s) associated

  • Portofino

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Goetze, Constance, Mrs

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of plywood canvas Frame: Depth 5.5 cm Height 52.5 cm Width 78.5 cm
Plywood: Height 38.7 cm Width 64.8 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas, on plywood

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sigismund Goetze
  • Location: Lower right
  • Signature
  • Text: Festa di san Giorgio-Portofino (with painter's name and address, appears to be in the handwriting of S.Goetze)
  • Location: Verso
  • Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2542
Primary reference Number: 3298
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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