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The Annunciation to the Shepherds: P.4290-R-179

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Annunciation to the Shepherds
The Eulogy of Music


Printmaker: Galle, Theodor
Publisher: Galle, Philips
Draughtsman: Straet, Jan van der (Giovanni Stradano) (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1898) by Unknown


16th Century
Production date: circa AD 1589

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4290-R-179
Primary reference Number: 142772
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 6
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): Collaert part II, p.264 'fig.5'
Le Blanc: 1
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 14 February 2012 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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