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Man preparing ?food: PD.96-1964

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Man preparing ?food


Diepenbeeck, Abraham Jansz. van (Draughtsman)


History note: Withdrawn from Sotheby's Sale 1 December 1964, (part of lot 58) by the Executors of the late Sir Bruce S. Ingram

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1963.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1964-11) by Ingram, Sir Bruce


Production date: in or before CE 1631


Preparatory drawing for p. 236 of the emblem book by Anton van Bourgoinge, 'Ghebreken der Tonghe', Antwerp, 1631.

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of laid paper Drawn Area: Height 55 mm Width 71 mm
Sheet Size: Height 57 mm Width 73 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Red chalk, pen and brown ink with wash over graphite, some lines incised, within drawn brown ink line, on laid paper, verso rubbed with green crayon

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.96-1964
Primary reference Number: 33840
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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