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Two donkeys and a goat in a landscape: PD.32-1959

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Titles

Two donkeys and a goat in a landscape

Maker(s)

Tiepolo, Giovanni Domenico (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: G.J.F. Knowles

Measurements and weight

Height: 192 mm
Width: 282 mm

Relative size of this object

28.2 m19.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1959) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and dark brown ink, dark brown wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dom Tiepolo f.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.32-1959
Primary reference Number: 7938
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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/7938 Accessed: 2021-10-20 04:25:59

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