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Les deux soeurs Lassus: P.5886-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Les deux soeurs Lassus

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Desboutin, Marcellin Gilbert

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Notes

History note: John Charrington [Lugt 572]

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John

Dating

19th Century
Production date: circa AD 1879

Note

First state, before the additional shading and the monogram

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Techniques used in production

Drypoint

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: M. Desboutin
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.5886-R
Primary reference Number: 167146
Clément-Janin: 155 -I
BN Inventaire (19thC): VI.330
Lugt: 572
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 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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