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Portrait medallion of Clémentine Seringe: M.18-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait medallion of Clémentine Seringe


Sculptor: Chinard, Joseph




Portrait medallion of Clémentine Seringe in alabaster relief on slate backing, in circular wooden frame.

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 11.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


19th Century
Production date: AD 1812

School or Style


Components of the work

Frame composed of wood
Backing composed of slate

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Clementine/Seringe/1812
  • Location: On reverse of medallion
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.18-2015
Primary reference Number: 201853
Former loan number: AAL.260-2006
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 18 June 2015 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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