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Les prêtresses furent en attente: P.201-1951(V)

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Current Location: In storage


Les prêtresses furent en attente
Translated as: The priestesses were waiting
La Nuit


Printmaker: Redon, Odilon



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell


19th Century
Production date: AD 1886


Plate 5 of 6

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Black carbon ink

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Support composed of paper
Image Height 287 mm Width 212 mm

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: PL. V
  • Location: Upper left margin
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Imp Lemercier & Cie Paris
  • Location: Lower right margin
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Les prêtresses furent en ATTENTE,
  • Location: Lower left margin
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Caption
  • Location: Lower left image
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.201-1951(V)
Primary reference Number: 161028
Mellerio: 66
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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