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The Crucifixion: 271

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Titles

The Crucifixion

Maker(s)

Unknown (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Transferred from the Reading Room, 1979 (Marlay cuttings)

Measurements and weight

Height: 227 mm
Width: 171 mm

Relative size of this object

17.1 m22.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

School or Style

Italian French

Materials used in production

Gold
Ink
Gouache

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Gouache, point of the brush and ink, with gold highlights on vellum

Identification numbers

Accession number: 271
Primary reference Number: 6853
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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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