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Chimera: P.27-1993

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Desprez, Louis Jean (Printmaker)

Legal notes

Purchased from the University Purchase Grant and the Gow Fund 1993

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1993)


18th century
Production date: circa AD 1770


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School or Style


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Plate Height 325 mm Width 381 mm

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.27-1993
Primary reference Number: 185771
Baudicour: 6 III/V
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Created: Tuesday 1 November 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 October 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 10 November 2021

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

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