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Chêne: P.1153-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Chêne
Translated as: Oak

Maker(s)

Mongin, Pierre Antoine (Printmaker)
Engelmann, Godefroy (Printer)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Measurements and weight

Height: 519 mm
Width: 392 mm

Relative size of this object

39.2 m51.9 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Dating

Production date: AD 1816

Note

Plate No. IV.

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P. IV.
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Mongin / 1816
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Chêne
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Imp. Lithogr. de G. Engelmann, rue Cassette No. 18 à Paris.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1153-1991
Primary reference Number: 24470
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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