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Little girl with her lunch: P.211-1951

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Current Location: In storage


Little girl with her lunch
Translated as: La Petite fille aux cerises


Printmaker: Cochin, Charles Nicolas I
Painter: Chardin, Jean Baptiste Siméon (After)
Publisher: Cochin, Charles Nicolas I



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Bought from the Perceval Fund, October 1951.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1951)


18th Century
Production date: AD 1738 : Advertised in the 'Mercure de France' July 1738.

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  • Text: Simple dans mes plaisirs, en ma collation, /Je sçais touver aussy, ma recreation.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.211-1951
Primary reference Number: 184050
Bocher (Chardin): 43
BN Inventaire (18thC): 256
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 22 February 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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