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Portrait of Edgas Degas seated at a café table: PD.12-2017

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Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Edgas Degas seated at a café table


Boldini, Giovanni



Measurements and weight

Height: 290 mm
Width: 201 mm

Relative size of this object

20.1 m29 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2017) by The Gow Fund Biffen Fund

Materials used in production

Grey wash

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.12-2017
Primary reference Number: 222719
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 14 October 2017 Updated: Thursday 1 December 2022 Last processed: Thursday 1 December 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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