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Seated woman wearing a crinoline dress and holding an open book: P.941-1991

Object information


Seated woman wearing a crinoline dress and holding an open book
Dame assise, lisant, coiffée d'un toquet, avec grande crinoline


Keene, Charles Samuel (Printmaker)

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

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 159 mm Width 125 mm
Sheet Height 316 mm Width 199 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1st Bite 20 M / 2nd 15
  • Location: Image upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: CK
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.941-1991
Primary reference Number: 22362
Béraldi: 7
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 August 2021 Last processed: Friday 20 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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