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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 to no. 224.

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
copper; support

Technique
Description:

oil on copper

Dimension(s):

height, 19.3, cm
width, 29, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1834; Mesman, Daniel

Provenance:

Given by Daniel Mesman to his brother, the Rev. Charles Mesman, 1832, by whom it was presumably returned to him

Inscription(s):

signature; upper right; I.V.KESSEL.
date; upper right; FECIT.Ao.1661

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Earp, F. R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 105-106

Gerson, Horst. Goodison, J. W.. 1960. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, Dutch and Flemish.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 67-68

Related Object:

224; Butterflies and other insects

Accession:

Object Number: 223
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 1606; input: 2000-01-31; modified: 2019-03-29)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1606





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