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Femme nue assise sur son lit, de face: P.23-1964

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Femme nue assise sur son lit, de face


Forain, Jean Louis (Printmaker)

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From the S.G. Perceval Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1964-03)


Trial proof, only state, one of 25 impressions

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 290 mm Width 215 mm
Sheet Height 360 mm Width 282 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Forain
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: ep. d'essai
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.23-1964
Primary reference Number: 1881
Guérin (Forain): 42
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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