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Fun fair: P.1049-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Fun fair
Le Soleil


Printmaker: Masereel, Frans



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


Production date: AD 1919


From the series of 63 woodcuts Le Soleil, Genève, 1919.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 161 mm Width 111 mm
Sheet Height 280 mm Width 219 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: FM
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: FM
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: épr. H.C.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1049-1991
Primary reference Number: 23206
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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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