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The Flight into Egypt: 24.I.4-11

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Flight into Egypt


Printmaker: Pitteri, Marco Alvise
Painter: Pynas, Jacob Symonsz. (Attributed)




History note: From the collection of J. Gulston (1744/5-86) [Lugt 2986, 'N.12245'); sold 28/01/1786 part of lot 72?; bt. Graves for £1.7.0; George Hibbert (1757-1837) [Lugt 2849]

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th century
Circa 1725 - Circa 1785


After a painting derived from Elsheimer's painting of the 'Flight into Egypt', now in the Liechenstein gallery in Vienna

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 24.I.4-11
Primary reference Number: 129710
Lugt: 2849
Lugt: 2986
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Saturday 28 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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