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Hôtel de Ville, Loches: P.89-1959

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Hôtel de Ville, Loches

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 270 mm
Width: 166 mm

Relative size of this object

16.6 m27 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1959-04) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton

Dating

Production date: AD 1888

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: butterfly

  • Location: Image centre right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: [monogram] imp.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.89-1959
Primary reference Number: 10290
Mansfield: 384
Kennedy: 384
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 4 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Hôtel de Ville, Loches" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10290 Accessed: 2022-11-29 15:52:27

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