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Gardes du Pacha (Smyrne): P.1011-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Gardes du Pacha (Smyrne)


Printmaker: Leroux, Eugène
Painter: Decamps, Alexandre Gabriel (After)
Printer: Bertauts



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 1846


Plate 5 from Les Artistes Contemporains, Goupil, Vibert, T. I, 1846.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Image Height 147 mm Width 100 mm
Sheet Height 419 mm Width 294 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 5
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Decamps pinxt.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Eugène Le Roux delt.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. Bertauts, Paris.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: inscribed in a rectangle

  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Embossed
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1011-1991
Primary reference Number: 22900
Béraldi: 2
BN Inventaire (19thC): 68
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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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