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A river landscape with card players

Brizio, Francesco (draughtsman)

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A river landscape with card players


Brizio, Francesco (draughtsman) [ULAN info: Italian artist, 1575-1623]







Technique Description

pen and brown ink on paper


height: 196 mm
width: 294 mm


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1972 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Marquis de Lagoy (Lugt 1710); Count de Bianconi; Thomas Dimsdale (Lugt 2426); Sir Thomas Lawrence; Samuel Woodburn; Lord Francis Egerton, 1st Earl of Ellesmere (Lugt 2710b); by descent to John Sutherland Egerton, 6th Duke of Sutherland [on loan to the Leicester Museum and Art Gallery 1946-72] ; his sale, Sotherby's, 11 July 1972, no. 38; with Jeudwine;

With additional funds from the S.G. Perceval Fund.

Standard print ref/s


  1. Tomory, P.A. (1954) The Ellesmere Collection, : Leicester Museum [page: 41]


brown ink (medium)
paper (support)

Accession Number

PD.49-1972 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 7201; Input Date: 2000-06-12 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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