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Outside an Alms-house: 2771

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Outside an Alms-house

Maker(s)

Painter: Bloot, Pieter de

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Notes

History note: E. Ruelens; sold Brussels, Lampe, 17 April 1883 (79), bt. M.L. Weber; sold Brussels, Le Roy, 12 March 1906 (14); Messrs Matthiesen, London

Legal notes

From the C.B. Marlay Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 25.7 cm
Width: 34.3 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1946) by Matthiesen, Messrs

School or Style

Dutch

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2771
Primary reference Number: 1114
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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