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The Alchemist: P.21-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Alchemist


Printmaker: Galle, Philips
Publisher: Cock, Hieronymus
Painter: Bruegel, Pieter, the elder (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2010) by Keynes, W. M., Dr.


16th century
Circa 1557 CE - Circa 1563 CE

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.21-2010
Primary reference Number: 176878
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 197 II Bruegel)
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 391 I (Galle)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 January 2021 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

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

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