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A peasant woman leaning over to pick up a basket

Zuccarelli, Francesco (draughtsman)

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A peasant woman leaning over to pick up a basket


Zuccarelli, Francesco (draughtsman) [ULAN info: Italian artist, 1702-1788]







Technique Description

pen, brown ink, point of the brush, Indian ink and grey wash, heightened with white, over black chalk on grey prepared paper (backed)


height: 190 mm
width: 160 mm


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1967 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Messrs. P. & D. Colnaghi; Lord Glendevon, sold Sotheby's, 7 December 1967 lot 33a, bt. Colnaghi's, for the Friends (£520), repr. in catalogue


brown ink (medium)
Indian ink (medium)
grey wash (medium)
whitening (medium)
black chalk (medium)
grey wash (medium)
prepared paper (support)

Accession Number

PD.16-1967 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 8026; Input Date: 2000-06-21 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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