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Figure of a standing woman; a seated cleric, writing: 904*3 f.34

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Titles

Figure of a standing woman; a seated cleric, writing

Maker(s)

Dolci, Agnese (not Maria) (Draughtsman)
Probably Dolci, Carlo (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 93 mm
Width: 148 mm

Relative size of this object

14.8 m9.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-12) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

Note

The woman on the left is copied from Callot's print, 'La dame au vêtement ample'. The cleric is probably by Carlo Dolci

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink; red and black chalk on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 32
  • Location: Upper left

Identification numbers

Accession number: 904*3 f.34
Primary reference Number: 9745
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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