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Le Sportsman Montant son Cheval: P.15-1978

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Current Location: In storage


Le Sportsman Montant son Cheval
Translated as: The Sportsman mounting his horse


Printmaker: Degas, Edgar




History note: Purchased by A.S.F. Gow from Craddock & Barnard, 1961, £2

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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 1856


Impression from a cancelled plate

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Height 329 mm Width 243 mm
Plate Height 84 mm Width 75 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.15-1978
Primary reference Number: 1611
Adhémar/Cachin: 3
Reed/Shapiro: 3
Delteil: 9
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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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