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The Siege of La Rochelle: 24.I.8-572

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Current Location: In storage


The Siege of La Rochelle


Printmaker: Unknown
Draughtsman: Lasne, Michel (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century
Circa 1628 - 1631


Copy after a section of one of the border plates for the large 'Siege of La Rochelle', commissioned in 1628 (lower middle plate). Copy after the first state, before the lettering around the oval was changed to 'FRANCE'. See 24.I.8-574a

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 24.I.8-572
Primary reference Number: 188433
Lieure: 661.2 copy
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Created: Tuesday 21 August 2012 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

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

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