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A large dog chained to a doghouse with a smaller dog: 31.K.12-74

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A large dog chained to a doghouse with a smaller dog
The set of dogs


Printmaker: Hillegaert, Paulus van




A large dog with white paws and nose is chained to a doghouse in a yard. A second, smaller dog crouches submissively before it from the right.

Acquisition and important dates

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


16th century
Production date: AD 1654


Before the number 6

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.12-74
Primary reference Number: 32477
Bartsch: 6
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 6 II?
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 12 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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