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The prospect ofBalisaly Abby on the South West Side…: P.158-1943

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Current Location: In storage


The prospect ofBalisaly Abby on the South West Side…
Three views of the Isle of Man


Printmaker: Hollar, Wenceslaus
Draughtsman: Unknown (After)




History note: From the collections of Joseph Gulston (1745-1786) [L.2986, 'N.192' and '5s']; Hermann Weber (1817-1854) [L.1383]; Reverend J. Burleigh James [L.1425 ]; George Ambrose Cardew (d.1941) [L.1134]; bt. Sotheby's, 20 January 1943, part of lot 102

Legal notes

Bought from the Print Duplicates Fund, 1943

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1943)


17th Century#
1656 -


One of 7 plates for 'The Vale-Royall of England and a short treatise of the Isle of Man' (London, 1656). State before the number '54' added bottom centre of bottom view

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.158-1943
Primary reference Number: 203152
New Hollstein (German): 1443 I/II
Pennington: 1043
Lugt: 1134
Lugt: 1425
Lugt: 1383
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

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

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