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Joannes Goropius Becanus: P.9529-R

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Current Location: In storage


Joannes Goropius Becanus


Printmaker: Wierix, Johan




History note: From an unknown collection [Lugt 1285a] (Hugh Howard?); Gilhofer & Ranschburg sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], May 1933.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


16th century
Production date: AD 1580


With text printed from woodblock on verso, for 'Opera Ioan. Goropii Becani'

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.9529-R
Primary reference Number: 150109
Lugt: 572
Lugt: 1285a
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 2088
Alvin: 1861
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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