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Frontispiece: Title Plate with the Fountain: P.1777-1991

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Frontispiece: Title Plate with the Fountain


Printmaker: Dujardin, Karel
Publisher: Valck, Gerard
Publisher: Schenck, Pieter



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Circa 1652 - 1700


IV/IV. 3rd Edition, published by Valck and Schenck.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 152 mm Width 134 mm
Sheet Height 157 mm Width 138 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: .K. DV. JARDIN fe / et. Excud.
  • Location: Image centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1652 / .A.D.
  • Location: Image centre, following the above
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: G. Valk et P. Schenk ex.
  • Location: Image centre, below the above
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Inscription present: Unidentified variant

  • Text: Large coat-of-arms, with rampant crowned lion in the centre
  • Type: Watermark

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1777-1991
Primary reference Number: 86143
Bartsch: 1
Illustrated Bartsch: 1
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 1 IV/IV (3rd ed.)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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