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Mon petit Oncle: P.1036-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mon petit Oncle


Printmaker: Madou, Jean Baptiste
Publisher: Motte, Charles



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 1834


From the Album pour 1834, one of five albums published by Motte between 1831 and 1835.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 158 mm Width 199 mm
Sheet Height 162 mm Width 204 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: underlined

  • Text: Madou
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Mon petit Oncle, venez donc nous dire quelque chose de gentil -
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1036-1991
Primary reference Number: 23149
Béraldi: p.198
BN Inventaire (19thC): p.6
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 August 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 24 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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