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Man Lighting a Rocket
  • Cornelis Dusart
    born: Haarlem, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Haarlem, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
    Jacob Gole, publisher
    born: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Man Lighting a Rocket, 1695 or after
  • The General Gladness About the Siege of Namur
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • mezzotint
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 251 x 180 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 7 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in matted with 1971.0023
  • Gift of John W. Ittmann
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0020
Catalogue raisonné

A man holding a rocket with other rockets in his belt. There is a flag in his hat.