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Portrait of Karl X, King of Sweden, whole length with a lion: 30.I.18-51

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Karl X, King of Sweden, whole length with a lion


Printmaker: Boulanger, Jean
Painter: Ehrenstrahl, David Klöcker (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century#
1668 -


Before all lettering. ?Plate to Baron Samuel von Pufendorf's biography of Karl X Gustav of Sweden, 'De rebus a Carolo Gustavo Sueciae rege gestis commentariorum libri septem' Nuremberg, 1696). Note on album page that there is a 'duplicate' in 8.K.6, which is one of the volumes of Pufendorf's book that belonged to Lord Fitzwilliam, see also 30.I.18-1.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.I.18-51
Primary reference Number: 204255
BN Inventaire (17thC): 290?
Le Blanc: 108
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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