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The Fat Kitchen

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Inscription

in plate, upper right: pieter brueghel inue; left of center, near engraver's monogram: 1563; lower left: H. Cock excudeb; in margin below, lower left: Hors diri Maigre - dos á eune'hideuse mine/Tu nas que' faire ici Car ces't Grasse-Cuisine; lower right: Uuech magherman uan hier hoe hongherich ghii siet/Tis hier al ueete Cuecken ghi en dint hier niet

Signed

left of center: P/.AVE. [monogram]

Marks

no watermark; verso, MFA Babcock bequest stamp in purple, with accession number in ink: 2710 [Lugt 207]

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (1826-1899, Boston and Paris); his bequest to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

1563

Catalogue Raisonné

Van Bastelaer 159 (I)

Dimensions

Platemark: 22.3 x 29.2 cm (8 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.) Sheet: 22.8 x 30 cm (9 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

B2710

Medium or Technique

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