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Paysan d'Entlibuech du Baillage du Canton de Lucerne: 2469.1

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Paysan d'Entlibuech du Baillage du Canton de Lucerne


Unknown (Printmaker)
Mechel, Christian von (Publisher)

Legal notes

Given by the Master and Fellows of Trinity College, 1942

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942) by Master and Fellows of Trinity College, Cambridge


Cut to close to borderline, removing all lettering except the address. Title noted in graphite on verso, not certain if spelling is correct

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Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of laid paper Area Within Border: Height 180 mm Width 124 mm

Techniques used in production

Aquatint Hand colouring Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: à Basle chez C: de Mechel.
  • Location: Lower right, outside margin
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: Paysan de l'Entlibuch / Baillage du Canton de Lucerne
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: II
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2469.1
Primary reference Number: 21310
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 26 October 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 26 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2021-12-07 09:28:11

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{{cite web|url=|title=Print|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-12-07 09:28:11|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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