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Chevaux des Ardennes (Cheveaux Ardennés): P.298-1945

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Current Location: In storage


Chevaux des Ardennes (Cheveaux Ardennés)
Etudes de Chevaux Lithographiés par Géricault


Printmaker: Géricault, Jean Louis André Théodore
Printer: Engelmann, Godefroy
Publisher: Gihaut, Jean François




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

Measurements and weight

Height: 274 mm
Width: 364 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1822


From a series of 12 lithographs , Etudes de Chevaux Lithographiés par Géricault, Paris, Gihaut, 1822

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Lith. de G. Engelmann
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Cheveaux [sic] Ardennés
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Géricault
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.298-1945
Primary reference Number: 2180
Delteil: 51 II/IV
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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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