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The Holy Ghost presiding over a Council: V.4-214

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Holy Ghost presiding over a Council
Cloister with a group of seated bishops


Printmaker: Simonneau, Charles I
Draughtsman: Hallé, Claude-Guy (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1879) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur


Illustration to p.4 vol.1 of Louis de Sainte-Marthe, Gallia Christiana in Provincias Ecclesiasticas …, Parisiis, 1715-1865 (16 volumes). Lettered in margin with artists' names and 'Posuit Episcopos regere Ecclesiam Dei'

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Identification numbers

Accession number: V.4-214
Primary reference Number: 178257
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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