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Portrait of Pieter Bruegel the Elder: 23.I.8-1

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Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Pieter Bruegel the Elder
Pictorum Aliquot Celebrium Germaniae Inferioris Effigies


Printmaker: Wierix, Johan
Publisher: Cock, Hieronymus



Acquisition and important dates

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


16th century
Production date: AD 1572


From the first edition published by Hieronymus Cock's widow, Volcxken Diericx, in Antwerp in 1572

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.8-1
Primary reference Number: 196074
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 2031 I
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Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 3 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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