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L'Avenue du Bois: P.9-1978

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Current Location: In storage


L'Avenue du Bois
Translated as: Avenue with Trees


Printmaker: Degas, Edgar




History note: Vente Degas (Estampes), 22-23 November 1918, No. 294; bought from that sale by Gustave Pellet; Maurice Exteens; Paul Brame; Lefèvre Gallery, purchased from them by A.S.F. Gow in 1958, £350

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Through the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1978-03) by Gow, A. S. F.


Production date: circa AD 1880

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of India paper
Image Height 118 mm Width 161 mm
Sheet Height 172 mm Width 205 mm

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.9-1978
Primary reference Number: 1591
Adhémar/Cachin: 53
Janis: 260
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 24 April 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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