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Dom Prosper Guéranger, abbé de Solesmes: P.440-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Dom Prosper Guéranger, abbé de Solesmes


Printmaker: Gaillard, Claude-Ferdinand
Printer: Chardon, Ch.



Legal notes

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

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1878


Published state (thirteenth state ?), for the Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 1878

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 249 mm Width 173 mm
Sheet Height 274 mm Width 181 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dessiné et Gravé par GAILLARD.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Gazette des Beaux-Arts
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: Imp. Ch. Chardon aîne.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.440-1991
Primary reference Number: 20329
Béraldi: 39 XIII
BN Inventaire (19thC): 60 XIII
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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