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Hercules fighting the Hydra of Lerna: 23.I.7-249

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Current Location: In storage


Hercules fighting the Hydra of Lerna
Scenes for the life of Hercules


Printmaker: Collaert, Jan I
Draughtsman: Geeraerts, Marcus, the elder (After)
Publisher: Jode, Gerard de




Right side of plate only and trimmed to oval

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.7-249
Primary reference Number: 307168
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 1671
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 573
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Created: Wednesday 20 October 2021 Updated: Wednesday 20 October 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 20 October 2021

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

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