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En Plein Soleil: P.78-1959

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Titles

En Plein Soleil
Translated as: In Full Sun
Twelve Etchings from Nature

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill
Printer: Delâtre

Entities

Categories

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1959-05) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton

Dating

Production date: AD 1858 : Published in 1858

Note

From the series "Twelve Etchings from Nature" (The French Set). Published as "En plein Soleil".

Second state

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of machine made wove paper
Plate Height 100 mm Width 132 mm
Sheet Height 255 mm Width 334 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Whistler
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. Delâtre. Rue St. Jacques. 171.
  • Location: Image lower centre and right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.78-1959
Primary reference Number: 10136
Wedmore (Whistler): 6
Mansfield: 12 II
Kennedy: 15 II
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 4 February 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 23 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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