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Title:

Butterflies and other insects

Maker:

Kessel, Jan van I; painter; Flemish artist, 1626-1679

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1661

School/Style:

Flemish

Production
Note:

Companion picture to no. 223.

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
copper; support

Technique
Description:

oil on copper

Dimension(s):

height, 19.1, cm
width, 28.9, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1834; Mesman, Daniel

Provenance:

Given by Daniel Mesman to his brother, the Rev. Charles Mesman, by whom it was presumably returned to him

Inscription(s):

signature; lower right; I.V.KESSEL
date; lower right; FECIT.ANNO.1661

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Earp, F. R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 106

Gerson, Horst. Goodison, J. W.. 1960. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, Dutch and Flemish.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 68
pl. 34

, John Mitchell & Son1993. Pick of the Bunch; a loan exhibition of flower and still life paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, including works from the Broughton bequest.London?: p. 22
reproduced opp.

Related Object:

223; Butterflies and other insects

Accession:

Object Number: 224
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 1605; input: 2000-01-31; modified: 2019-03-29)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1605





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