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Peter Paul Rubens


Pontius, Paulus (Printmaker)
After Rubens, Peter Paul (Painter)


History note: John Charrington [Lugt 572]

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


17th Century
Production date: AD 1630


With three curls at end of moustache on the left.

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Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines 24mm (horizontal); watermark: Cross of Lorraine with interlaced Letters CC surmounted by a crown, countermark 'V?' (cf. Heawood 2889; M.-H. 1),) Sheet Height 323 mm Width 251 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Engraving

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.8556-R
Primary reference Number: 145649
Lugt: 572
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 121 i/iii
Wurzbach: 119
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 21 January 2021 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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