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Chevaux conduits à la foire: P.316-1945

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Current Location: In storage


Chevaux conduits à la foire
Etudes de Chevaux par Géricault


Printmaker: Géricault, Jean Louis André Théodore
Printmaker: Cogniet, Léon
Printer: Villain, Jean-François
Publisher: Gihaut, Jean François




History note: Sotheby's, 16 April 1945, Lot 112

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1945-05) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1822


From the series Etudes de Chevaux par Géricault, Paris, Gihaut, 1822

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Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 253 mm Width 353 mm
Sheet Height 319 mm Width 437 mm

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Géricault del.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: chez Gihaut, Boul.ard des Italiens, No. 5
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.316-1945
Primary reference Number: 2139
Delteil: 87 III/III
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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