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Title:

Portrait of a librarian

Maker:

Unknown; painter

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1760 1769

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, painted surface, 91.4, cm
width, painted surface, 70.8, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1908; Fairfax Murray, Charles

Inscription(s):

label; verso, stretcher; MS label; Reynolds [scratched out] (early) / The Librarian; not C.F.M.'s handwriting
; verso, stretcher; graphite; Dr Marsh (relatively recent)
label; verso, stretcher; printed label; Agnew's, no. stock number

Documentation:

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 250
as Zoffany

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 135
as Reynolds

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 35

Accession:

Object Number: 652
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 802; input: 1999-12-22; modified: 2011-03-03)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/802





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