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Les trois Moulins: 31.K.5-47

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Les trois Moulins
Translated as: The three mills
Cabinet de Praslin


Printmaker: Dunker, Balthasar Anton
Printmaker: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe
Painter: Brueghel, Jan, the elder (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 1772

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Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Du Cabinet de Le Duc de Praslin / Grandeur de 10 pouces Sur 6 1/2
  • Location: Plate lower cetnre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication
  • Text: Gravé à l'Eau-forte par Duncker / et termine par J. P. le Bas 1772
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: A Paris chés Le Bas Graveur, Pensionnaire du Roi, et Conseiller en Son Académie de Peinture, Sculpture et Gravure, rue de la Harpe
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: No.13
  • Location: Plate upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.5-47
Primary reference Number: 184266
BN Inventaire (18thC): 114
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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