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A study of two draped female figures: 2069

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A study of two draped female figures


Attributed Greco, El (Domenico Theotocopuli) (Draughtsman)


History note: Charles Ricketts and Charles Shannon; on loan to the Fitzwilliam Museum 1933-37

Measurements and weight

Height: 260 mm
Width: 176 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


Circa 1548 - 1614


Formerly attributed to El Greco.

School or Style

Italian Venetian School

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( faded blue-grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Brush in brown and grey, heightened with bodycolour on faded blue-grey paper

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2069
Primary reference Number: 5997
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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