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Engravings by Herman van Swanevelt: 31.I.9

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Engravings by Herman van Swanevelt
Lord Fitzwilliam's print album


Printmaker: Swanevelt, Herman van



Acquisition and important dates

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


Album bound for first time in 1807: it is evident from the titlepage that Fitzwilliam rebound the prints at some later stage (the quality of the paper is the same as in albums bound around 1813 or later). Handwritten inscription on titlepage: 'arranged according to Bartsch's catalogue'. Contains 208 prints. Prints -195 to -208 are divided from the majority of the other prints in the album, with an explanatory note by Lord Fitzwilliam which reads "The engravings which follow are not in the catalogue of / The works of Swanveldt."

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.I.9
Primary reference Number: 122946
Bartsch: Vol. 2, p. 247-326
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 18 March 2022 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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