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Chasse à l’Italienne: 31.K.5-121

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Chasse à l’Italienne


Printmaker: Le Bas, Jacques Philippe
Painter: Wouwerman, Philips (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 1739 : Announced in 'Mercure de France' July 1739.


With eight lines of verse in two columns in the margin

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A Messire Philipe de Tubiers, de Grimoard, de Pestels, de Levy, Comte de Caylus Conseiller né d'honneur au Parlement de Toulouse, cy devant Colonel d'un Régiment de Dragons / Par son tres humble Serviteur Jacques Philippe Le Bas.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.5-121
Primary reference Number: 184378
BN Inventaire (18thC): 500
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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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