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The Martyrdom of Saint Ursula and her Companions: P.452-1943

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Current Location: In storage


The Martyrdom of Saint Ursula and her Companions


Printmaker: Sadeler, Jan I
Painter: Witte, Pieter de (Pietro Candido) (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank


Production date: before AD 1600


Cut along upper borderline. Parts of the lettering still visible.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.452-1943
Primary reference Number: 129936
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 376
Wurzbach: 112
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 14 February 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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