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Design for a decorative panel: PD.47-1956

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Current Location: In storage


Design for a decorative panel


Follower of Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (Draughtsman)


History note: Thomas Banks (Lugt 2423, mostly erased); Mrs Lavinia Forster; Ambrose Poynter; Sir Edward J. Poynter, his sale, Sotheby's, 25 April 1918, lot 170, bought by Messrs Agnew on behalf of Charles B.O. Clarke, by whom bequeathed in 1935 to Louis C.G. Clarke, LL.D

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Height: 95 mm
Width: 236 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1956) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

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Materials used in production

Black chalk
Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( backed onto a mount)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, grey wash, over traces of black chalk, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 34
  • Location: Mount
  • Method of creation: Green ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.47-1956
Primary reference Number: 7447
Lugt: 2423
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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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