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The Garden of Earthly Delights.




oil on panel


220 × 389 cm (86.6 × 153.1 in)

Museo del Prado


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  • by 1517: Henry III, Count of Nassau (?)
  • 1538: inherited by William I, Prince of Orange (?)
  • 1568: confiscated by Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba (?)
  • Date unknown: acquired by Don Fernando (?)
  • 1591: bought by Philip II of Spain (?)
  • 1593: transferred to the Monasterio de El Escorial
  • 1939: transferred to the Museo del Prado, Madrid, from the Escorial

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