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A dog with her puppies: 31.K.12-78

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A dog with her puppies
The set of dogs


Printmaker: Hillegaert, Paulus van




A bitch with her puppies in a yard snarls at a woman approaching from behind a fence to the left carrying two puppies in a blanket, a child reaching for them on the right. A shelter to the right of the dog houses two sleeping puppies.

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


17th Century#
Production date: AD 1654


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Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.12-78
Primary reference Number: 32475
Bartsch: 5
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 5 II?
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 September 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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