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La Balancoire, by Jean-Baptiste Joseph Pater

Image attached to PD.22-1977

An image of La Balançoire (The Swing). Pater, Jean-Baptiste Joseph (French, 1695-1736). Oil on canvas, height 46.3 cm, width 56.5 cm. Acquisition Credit: From the Perceval Fund with contributions from the National Art Collections Fund and the Victoria and Albert Museum, Grant-in-Aid.

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La Balançoire (The Swing). Pater, Jean-Baptiste Joseph (French, 1695-1736). Oil on canvas, height 46.3 cm, width 56.5 cm. Acquisition Credit: From the Perceval Fund with contributions from the National Art Collections Fund and the Victoria and Albert Museum, Grant-in-Aid.

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  • Accession Number: PD.22-1977
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/11.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 845 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 150.00kB
  • Exposure time: 1/180
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 11/1
  • Captured: 2014:12:01 14:20:23

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