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River scene: 2461

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Titles

River scene

Maker(s)

Attributed to Brueghel, Jan, the younger (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 11.1 cm
Width: 13.0 cm

Relative size of this object

13 cm11.1 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1942) by Bell, Charles Lingard

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of copper

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on copper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: BRVEGHEL
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 16...
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2461
Primary reference Number: 1188
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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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "River scene" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1188 Accessed: 2022-05-20 01:12:42

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