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The Dutch kitchen: P.2256-1991

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Current Location: In storage


The Dutch kitchen


Printmaker: Weisbrod, Carl Wilhelm
Painter: Kalf, Willem (After)
Publisher: Basan, Pierre François



Legal notes

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1779

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 235 mm Width 181 mm
Sheet Height 239 mm Width 184 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W. Kalf. pinx.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Weisbrod Sculp.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1779.
  • Location: Plate lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Achievement of arms
  • Text: Tiré du Cabinet - de Mr. le Brun / D'après le Tableau Original de Kalf, - de même grandeur que l'Estampe.
  • Location: Plate lower centre, either side of the arms
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Se vend à Paris, chez Basan et Poignant, - Mds. d'Estampes rue et Hôtel Serpente.
  • Location: Plate lower centre, either side of the arms
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2256-1991
Primary reference Number: 95485
Nagler (Künstler-Lexicon): 8
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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