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The cottage on the hill: 31.K.12-121

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The cottage on the hill


Ruisdael, Jacob van (Printmaker)


A thatched cottage perched on a steep hillside at the far left; pine and spruce trees on the hillside below the cottage overhang a lake in the valley below. Another cottage on the other side of the water to the right and a church with a steeple in the trees beyond.

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

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Accession number: 31.K.12-121
Primary reference Number: 33477
Bartsch: 3
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 3
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-29 07:02:59

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{{cite web|url=|title=Print|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-01-29 07:02:59|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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