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The young bull: 31.K.6-231

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The young bull


Printmaker: Masquelier, Louis Joseph
Printmaker: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe
Draughtsman: Haag, Tethart Philip Christian (After)
Painter: Potter, Paulus (After)
Publisher: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe



Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century
Production date: AD 1773 : Announced in the 'Avant-Coureur' May 1773.


In reverse after the painting by Potter, now in the Mauritshuis. Etched by Masquelier, engraved by Le Bas after an intermediary drawing by Haag.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.6-231
Primary reference Number: 184139
BN Inventaire (18thC): 316 (Le Bas)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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