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A mort pour la liberté !: P.253-1991

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A mort pour la liberté !
Translated as: Freedom or death!
Album pour 1831

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Raffet, Auguste
Publisher: Gihaut, Jean François

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

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

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1831

Note

Twelfth print from the Album pour 1831, published by Gihaut

School or Style

French

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 182 mm Width 261 mm
Sheet Height 262 mm Width 365 mm

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 12.
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Raffet
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: I. lith. de Gihaut frères éditeurs,
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Boulevard des Italiens No. 5
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: à mort pour la liberté ! / tapons dur et longtemps.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.253-1991
Primary reference Number: 17780
Béraldi: 350
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 December 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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