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The Groote Kerk at Haarlem: 47

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Current Location: Gallery 15: Dutch Gallery


The Groote Kerk at Haarlem


Painter: Berckheyde, Gerrit Adriaensz.




History note: J. Witsen; sold Amsterdam, Terwen-de Bosch, 16 August 1790 (7), bt. Coclers, (with No. 44); both anon. sale, Amsterdam, Yver, 14 August 1793 (8), both bt. J. Spruyt; both with J. Smith, London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Production date: AD 1674


Pendant to No. 44.

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)
Panel Height 40.2 cm Width 32.7 cm
Frame Height 65.4 cm Width 58 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: G Berck Heyde
  • Location: On the base of the middle column
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1674
  • Location: On the base of the middle column
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 47
Primary reference Number: 1103
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 29 March 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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