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Two studies of a young man of fashion, seated: 2858

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Current Location: In storage


Two studies of a young man of fashion, seated


Draughtsman: Abate, Nicolò dell'




History note: The Rev. Thomas Kerrich, acquired in London after 1796; Rev. R.E. Kerrich

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 217 mm
Width: 301 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward


Circa 1561 CE - 1571 CE

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Materials used in production

White chalk
Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( light brown)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, brown wash, heightened with white on light brown paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: helbeyn me fecit (twice, the inscription on R. erased)
  • Location: Below each chair
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2858
Primary reference Number: 7026
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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