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ID: 700000272Record Type: Movable Work
Illuminatie van het vuurwerk door de heeren studenten afgestooken ter eere van zyne hoogheit. te Utrecht 1747 27. July (engraving (print); published by Hermannus Besseling; published 1747; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 242333)
Note: Broadside with engraved ill. of the firework structure surrounded by 14 vignettes showing the emblems decorating its sides, constructed on the occasion of William IV, Prince of Orange's visit to the university. Below the ill. (34 x 42 cm. plate impression) is a letterpress description: Op de koepel van het vuurwerk, identifying the emblems; Landwehr shows another arrangement of the structure and emblems; Library's copy mounted: 64 x 48.5 cm.
Titles:
Illuminatie van het vuurwerk door de heeren studenten afgestooken ter eere van zyne hoogheit. te Utrecht 1747 27. July (preferred,C,U,RP,Dutch-P,U,U)
Fireworks at Utrecht in honor of William IV on 27 July 1747 (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
engraving (print) [300041340] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1747

Creator Display:
published by Hermannus Besseling [preferred,GRISC]
publishers Besseling, Hermannus (Netherlandish engraver, 18th century) [500353642]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 242333
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Utrecht [7006926] Utrecht province (province), Netherlands (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 print: engraving
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: 45 x 45 cm; 42 x 34 cm plate impression; mounted: 64 x 48.5 cm
General Subject:
event (preferred )
history and legend
architecture

Specific Subjects:
ephemeral structure [300007997]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by design>) (AAT)
structure (single built work) [300004794]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by general type>) (AAT)
emblem (allegorical picture) [300123040]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by function>) (AAT)
festivals [300073472]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), celebrations) (AAT)
fireworks (visual works) [300249836]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>) (AAT)
visitors [300025883]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by activity>) (AAT)
William IV, Prince of Orange (Dutch king, 1711-1751) [500353640]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
royalty (nobility) [300188750]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), groups of people, social groups, social classes, <social classes by specific type>, upper class, aristocracy (social class), nobility) (AAT)

List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Illuminatie van het vuurwerk door de heeren studenten afgestooken ter eere van zyne hoogheit. te Utrecht 1747 27. July........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 242333
Fireworks at Utrecht in honor of William IV on 27 July 1747........ [VP]
........ Rijksmuseum [online] (2000-)
........ Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... Landwehr, J. Splendid ceremonies 219
....................... Muller, F. Nederlandsche Historieplaten II, 3873
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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