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Dutch Courtship, by Frans van Mieris

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An image of Dutch Courtship. Mieris, Frans I van (Dutch, 1635-1681). Oil on panel, height 27.0cm, width 20.0cm, 1675.

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Dutch Courtship. Mieris, Frans I van (Dutch, 1635-1681). Oil on panel, height 27.0cm, width 20.0cm, 1675.

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  • Accession Number: 32
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/16.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 761 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 547.89kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 16/1

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17th Century carpet clothes clothing costume courting courtship dress Dutch fashion female Fitz_PDP food Frans Van Mieris fur collar fur lined fur trimmed furs interior lady man meeting oil on panel oyster shell painting romance romantic seated shells sitting tables tryst vases vessel white dress wine glass woman young

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