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The Mountebank Doctor and his Merry Andrew: AD.4.12-47

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The Mountebank Doctor and his Merry Andrew


Printmaker: Davis, Edward
Painter: Hals, Frans (After)




Right half of the print only, i.e. the Mounteback doctor and not the fool

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library


17th Century#
Production date: AD 1685


Possibly an impression before completion of the lettering. Although the margin is cut, Davis' name is visible but not the first lines of the poem that should appear to the left.

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.4.12-47
Primary reference Number: 166849
Stephens/George: 1145
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 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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