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The Escorial from a foot-hill of the Guadarrama Mountains (after Sir Peter Paul Rubens): 92

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Titles

The Escorial from a foot-hill of the Guadarrama Mountains (after Sir Peter Paul Rubens)

Maker(s)

Uden, Lucas van (Painter)
After Rubens, Peter Paul

Notes

History note: Probably coll. Rev. T. Kerrich, his father (d. 1828)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 48.9 cm
Width: 73.3 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 92
Primary reference Number: 2087
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 11 December 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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