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Oedipe: P.437-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Printmaker: Gaillard, Claude-Ferdinand
Painter: Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique (After)



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1867 : After a painting made in 1808 by Ingres & signed 1808.


Fifth state

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Plate Height 255 mm Width 180 mm
Sheet Height 430 mm Width 317 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: INGRES / PINGEBAT / 1808
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: F. Gaillard sculps.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Ingres Pinxt.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.437-1991
Primary reference Number: 20291
Béraldi: 24 V
BN Inventaire (19thC): 35 V
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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