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Adoration of the Kings: 397

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Titles

Adoration of the Kings

Maker(s)

Poelenburgh, Cornelis van (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 32.4 cm
Width: 43.5 cm

Relative size of this object

43.5 cm32.4 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Dutch

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of copper

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on copper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 397
Primary reference Number: 1756
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 November 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 23 November 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) "Adoration of the Kings" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/1756 Accessed: 2022-06-28 09:58:27

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