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St. Thomas: 2878

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Object information

Titles

St. Thomas

Maker(s)

Setti, Ercole (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 171 mm
Width: 100 mm

Relative size of this object

10 m17.1 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1862) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

Note

The old attribution to Parmigianino cannot be sustained

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( light brown, laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, brown wash over traces of black chalk on light brown paper, laid down

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2878
Primary reference Number: 7861
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/7861 Accessed: 2021-12-07 09:13:26

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