Skip to main content

A study of two draped female figures: 2069

An image of Drawing

Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and fee waivers.

Download this image

Object information

Titles

A study of two draped female figures

Maker(s)

Attributed Greco, El (Domenico Theotocopuli) (Draughtsman)

Notes

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

Dating

Circa 1548 - 1614

Note

Formerly attributed to El Greco.

School or Style

Italian Venetian School

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Bodycolour
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

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2069
Primary reference Number: 5997
Stable URI

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

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/5997 Accessed: 2021-09-18 07:52:09

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/5997|title=Drawing|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-09-18 07:52:09|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

An image of Drawing

Study of two draped figures

Accession Number: 2976

An image of Drawing

Study for a female figure in a spandrel

Accession Number: PD.1-1991

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...

University of Cambridge Museums logo
Arts Council England Logo
Research England logo
The Technology Partnership logo
Brewin Dolphin Logo