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Princelycke Almanach op't Jaer, MDCLXXV: P.73-1940

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Princelycke Almanach op't Jaer, MDCLXXV
Allegory with Pallas Athene in honour of Prince Willem III and his campaign 1673, with an almanac for the year 1675


Printmaker: Hooghe, Romeyn de




History note: John Charrington [Lugt 572]; bt. his sale (Christie's) 19th June 1940, part of lot 44

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Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, with the aid of a contribution from the National Art-Collections Fund and from E.E. Barron, M.A., LL.B.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1940) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


17th Century
Production date: AD 1675


The almanach has been printed in black and red from letterpress on a slip of paper and pasted on the blank central lower part of the plate; below, on another slip with letterpress explanation of the allegory ('Uytlegging van't Sinnebeeldt') and the address of the publisher, Hendrick en Dirck Boom.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Height 681 mm Width 476 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.73-1940
Primary reference Number: 208618
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 102
Lugt: 572
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Created: Wednesday 20 April 2016 Updated: Thursday 23 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 23 March 2023

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

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