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Gluttony: A Man Clutching a Jug: P.1804-1991

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Gluttony: A Man Clutching a Jug
The Seven Vices

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Vorsterman, Lucas Emil
Painter: Brouwer, Adriaen (After)

Entities

Categories

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

Dating

Circa 1625 - 1675

Note

III/III.

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 192 mm Width 139 mm
Sheet Height 206 mm Width 149 mm

Techniques used in production

Engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AB LV [letters interlaced]
  • Location: Image centre left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: Wat isser tussen ons o' vreck, een vremde lot. / want ghij die iaecht het in, ick iaech het vijt den pot.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: GVLA
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: IR [interlaced]
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: A Brouwer pinxit.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Cum priuileg.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: L. Vorsterman sculp: et exc:
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1804-1991
Primary reference Number: 86209
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 123 III/III
Hymans: 123 IV/IV
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 4 February 2021 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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