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Vase à Anses avec Masques [Handled vase with masks]: P.246-1949

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Vase à Anses avec Masques [Handled vase with masks]
256

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Legros, Alphonse

Entities

Categories

Description

Antique vase with scrolling handles to either side with decoration of satyr masks and foliage on the three visible sides.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Campbell Dodgson, October 1949

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell

Dating

19th Century
1877 - 1884

Note

Etching with some surface tone, printed in dark brown ink on chine collé. The third state of three. '256 3' inscribed in graphite at lower right referencing Malassis-Thibaudeau etc. Campbell Dodgson's stamp on the verso.

School or Style

French

Techniques used in production

Chine collé
Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.246-1949
Primary reference Number: 239993
Dodgson (Legros): 256.iii
Lugt: L.521
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 9 January 2020 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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