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A portrait of a Daughter of King George II: 1622b

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Titles

A portrait of a Daughter of King George II

Maker(s)

Attributed to Amigoni, Jacopo (Draughtsman)

Description

Whole sheet from a sketch book

Notes

History note: F.R. Meatyard; J.G. Lousada

Measurements and weight

Height: 225 mm
Width: 285 mm

Relative size of this object

28.5 m22.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Lousada, J.G.

School or Style

Italian Venetian School

Materials used in production

White chalk
Orange chalk
Brown ink
Pink wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue, stuck down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, pink wash heightened with white and orange over traces of white chalk on blue paper, stuck down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 35
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 2
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1622b
Primary reference Number: 7039
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "A portrait of a Daughter of King George II" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/7039 Accessed: 2022-05-20 11:34:10

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