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Le Marché aux Herbes d’Amsterdam: 31.K.5-33

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Le Marché aux Herbes d’Amsterdam


Printmaker: David, François Anne
Draughtsman: Metsu, Gabriel (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 1775


State with the lettering

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dedié à Monsieur Blondel de Gagny
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication

Inscription present: dimensions of Metsu's painting

  • Text: Grandeur de 3 pieds sur 2 pieds 7 pouces
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.5-33
Primary reference Number: 184255
BN Inventaire (18thC): 14
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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