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St Joseph with the Infant Christ: 24.I.4-32

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

St Joseph with the Infant Christ

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Vaillant, Wallerant
Elsheimer, Adam (After)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: From the collection of George Hibbert (1757-1837) [Lugt 2849]

Measurements and weight

Height: 134 mm
Width: 96 mm

Relative size of this object

9.6 m13.4 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century
Circa 1665 - Circa 1677

School or Style

Dutch

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint

Identification numbers

Accession number: 24.I.4-32
Primary reference Number: 129721
Lugt: 2849
Wessely (Vaillant): 85
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Saturday 28 January 2023

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 (2023) "St Joseph with the Infant Christ" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/129721 Accessed: 2023-02-08 21:34:40

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/129721 |title=St Joseph with the Infant Christ |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-08 21:34:40|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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