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The thin kitchen: P.4290-R-155

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Current Location: In storage


The thin kitchen


Printmaker: Heyden, Pieter van der
Draughtsman: Bruegel, Pieter, the elder (After)



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trimmed with narrow margins, sheet bound in, 230 x 300 (approx.)

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Method of acquisition: Bought (1898)


16th Century
Production date: AD 1563


Engraved in reverse after a drawing by Breugel.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4290-R-155
Primary reference Number: 142619
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 36 I/II (Bruegel)
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 154 (Bruegel)
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 56 (Van der Heyden)
Van Someren: 154
Bastelaer: 154
Lebeer: 55
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 23 November 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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