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L'Odyssée d'Homére.: P.6163-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


L'Odyssée d'Homére.
Translated as: Homer's Odyssey


Printmaker: Réveil, Achille
Draughtsman: Flaxman, John (After)



Measurements and weight

Height: 157 mm
Width: 238 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1950) by Keynes, Geoffrey


Production date: AD 1835


Picture book, composed of 32 prints with captions and one title page.

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Techniques used in production

Printing : Black ink

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: a caption of the picture above, the whole telling the story of Homer's Odyessy
  • Location: Every page, recto
  • Method of creation: Printing, typed letters

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6163-R
Primary reference Number: 125060
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "L'Odyssée d'Homére." Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-03-26 16:04:54

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