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An old man reading with a boy ('Le petit Maitre d'ecole'): 30.K.7-100

Object information

Current Location: In storage


An old man reading with a boy ('Le petit Maitre d'ecole')


Printmaker: Boissieu, Jean Jacques de



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


18th Century
1770 -


Printed on thin, crispy paper

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: truncated sentence. - see 30.K.7-105 for another occurrence

  • Text: eppreuve Distinguée sur
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.K.7-100
Primary reference Number: 202814
BN Inventaire (17thC): 51
Perez: 51 IV or V/V
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Audit data

Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "An old man reading with a boy ('Le petit Maitre d'ecole')" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-10-04 15:43:58

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