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Titles

Landscape with cattle

Maker(s)

Wijnants, Jan (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 23.2 cm
Width: 28.6 cm

Relative size of this object

28.6 cm23.2 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1876) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1670

Note

The cattle may be by A. van de Velde. Forms a pair with no. 38.

School or Style

Dutch

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Wijnants
  • Location: Lower right
  • Signature
  • Text: 1670
  • Location: Lower right
  • Date

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 39
Primary reference Number: 2170
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 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) "Painting" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/2170 Accessed: 2021-12-08 00:52:00

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