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Cupid with a group of putti: 2614

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Current Location: In storage


Cupid with a group of putti


Draughtsman: Tiepolo, Giovanni Domenico




History note: The artist's studio; Giovanni Domenico Bossi; Karl Friedrich Beyerlem; Bossi-Beyerlen sale, H.G.Gutekunst, Stuttgart, 27 March 1882; W. Pitcairn Knowles [Lugt 2643, verso], his sale, Fr. Muller & Co., Amsterdam, 25 June, part of lot 639; A.Glüenstein [Lugt 123]; Benno Geiger, his sale, Sotheby's, 9 December, lot 331; Croal Thompson; Sir Frank Brangwyn, R.A.

Measurements and weight

Height: 179 mm
Width: 277 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink with grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: dom Tiepolo
  • Location: Bottom right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 659
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 1949.Xrs.12. 1
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 11
  • Location: Verso, on repaired corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 331
  • Location: Verso, on repaired corner
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2614
Primary reference Number: 7934
Lugt: 2643
Lugt: 123
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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