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Landscape, with the finding of Moses: 389

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Titles

Landscape, with the finding of Moses

Maker(s)

Poelenburgh, Cornelis van (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 19 cm
Width: 25.4 cm

Relative size of this object

25.4 cm19 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1834) by Mesman, Daniel

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: C.P.
  • Location: On the ruined building right
  • Type: Initials

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 389
Primary reference Number: 1755
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 November 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 23 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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