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Descent into Limbo: 30.I.12-94

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Descent into Limbo


Printmaker: Küsel, Melchior
Draughtsman: Baur, Johann Wilhelm (After)




History note: John MacGouan, sale 13th May 1803 and 5 following days, lot 104 (16 prints)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Plate number erased; no letterpress

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.I.12-94
Primary reference Number: 307624
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Created: Tuesday 4 January 2022 Updated: Tuesday 4 January 2022 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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