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Dutch courtship: 32

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Dutch courtship

Maker(s)

Mieris, Frans I van (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 27 cm
Width: 20 cm

Relative size of this object

20 cm27 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1675

School or Style

Dutch

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: F.v.Mieris
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Ft Ao 1675
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 32
Primary reference Number: 1672
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 22 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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