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The cottage on the hill: 31.K.12-121

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Titles

The cottage on the hill

Maker(s)

Ruisdael, Jacob van (Printmaker)

Description

A thatched cottage perched on a steep hillside at the far left; pine and spruce trees on the hillside below the cottage overhang a lake in the valley below. Another cottage on the other side of the water to the right and a church with a steeple in the trees beyond.

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Dutch

Techniques used in production

Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.12-121
Primary reference Number: 33477
Bartsch: 3
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 3
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 September 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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