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Woman 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)
  • Woman Lighting a Rocket, 1695 or after
  • The General Gladness About the Siege of Namur
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • mezzotint
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 249 x 183 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 7 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in matted with 1971.0020
  • Gift of John W. Ittmann
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0023
Catalogue raisonné

Woman with rocket in her hands. There is a wheel of fire in the left background. There is a crowd of people holding torches in the right background.