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The mocking of Ceres: 24.I.4-35

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The mocking of Ceres


Printmaker: Mander, Karel III van
Painter: Elsheimer, Adam (After)



Measurements and weight

Height: 229 mm
Width: 161 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century#
Circa 1630 - Circa 1670


With blank margin. Loosely based on Elsheimer's composition.

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 24.I.4-35
Primary reference Number: 129724
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 2
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Audit data

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