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Teresa of Avilà's Vision of the Dove: PD.43-1999

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Current Location: Gallery 8


Teresa of Avilà's Vision of the Dove


Painter: Rubens, Peter Paul




History note: Prince de Ligne; Steyaert [Bruges], sale, Paris, 14 March 1843 [lot 48]; Alphonse Oudry, sale, Paris 16-17 April 1869 [lot 59]; Sano; J.C. Robinson, from whom bought by Francis Cook, 1879; Sir Frederick Cook; Sir Herbert Cook, Doughty House, Richmond Surrey; E.W. Fattorini, Bradford; Mrs W.J. Roach, Shipley, from whose estate acquired

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Accepted in lieu of Inhertiance Tax by H.M. Government.

Measurements and weight

Height: 97 cm
Width: 63 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (1999) by H.M. Government


Production date: circa AD 1614

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.43-1999
Primary reference Number: 1882
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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