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Siege of Besançon by Condé in 1674: 132

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Titles

Siege of Besançon by Condé in 1674

Maker(s)

Studio of Meulen, Adam Frans van der (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 106.3 cm
Width: 145.5 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1674

School or Style

Flemish-French School

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 132
Primary reference Number: 1658
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Siege of Besançon by Condé in 1674" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/1658 Accessed: 2022-05-25 00:53:14

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