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A young man sitting in a chair, reading: 31.K.9-188

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A young man sitting in a chair, reading
Ploos van Amstel's 'Ectypa'


Printmaker: Ploos van Amstel, Cornelis
Draughtsman: Eeckhout, Gerbrand van den (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


A facsimile of a drawing by Eeckhout, now lost.

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Crayon manner

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.9-188
Primary reference Number: 196230
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Audit data

Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 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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