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Paysan cerclant une tonne: P.1152-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Paysan cerclant une tonne


Draughtsman: Millet, Jean François (After)
Printer: Yves & Barret



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


For L'Art, reproduction of a sanguine drawing.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Red ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 311 mm Width 210 mm
Sheet Height 428 mm Width 287 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: F. M.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: PAYSAN CERCLANT UNE TONNE / Photogravure directe, d'après une sanguine de J.-F. Millet. / No. 226 de la vente ALFRED SENSIER. / Collection de M. ALFRED LE GHAIT.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: L'Art.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: Photogravure Yves & Barret
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1152-1991
Primary reference Number: 24469
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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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