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L'Ours et l'Amateur des jardins: P.118-1991

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

L'Ours et l'Amateur des jardins
Translated as: The bear and the hermit
Fables choisies de La Fontaine ornées de figures lithographiques

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Vernet, Horace
Printer: Aubert
Publisher: Aubert

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Categories

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Dating

Production date: AD 1818

Note

From the series Les Fables de la Fontaine, book VIII, 10, published 1818

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 188 mm Width 241 mm
Sheet Height 230 mm Width 312 mm

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 20
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: H. Vernet
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Chez Aubert, gal. véro-dodat
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. d'Aubert et de Junca
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: L' Ours et l'Amateur des jardins.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.118-1991
Primary reference Number: 17744
Béraldi: 128-146
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 December 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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