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Study of the head and torso of a male nude, his right hand on his head, his left clasped around his body: 3131

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Object information

Titles

Study of the head and torso of a male nude, his right hand on his head, his left clasped around his body
Study of a seated male, nude, seen from behind

Maker(s)

Carracci, Annibale (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 273 mm
Width: 363 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1876) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

White chalk
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( blue-grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: black chalk, heightened with white verso: black chalk, heightened with white, on blue-grey paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3131
Primary reference Number: 7233
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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 (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/7233 Accessed: 2021-09-17 01:20:17

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