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Study for part of the 'Justice' frieze, Palais Bourbon, Paris: 2033

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Current Location: In storage


Study for part of the 'Justice' frieze, Palais Bourbon, Paris


Painter: Delacroix, Eugène




History note: Probably Delacroix sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 17-19 February 1864 (5), bt. Fabius Brest; probably coll. George Price Boyce; his sale, Christie's, 1-3 July 1897 (233), bt. C.H. Shannon; C. Ricketts, R.A. and C.H. Shannon, R.A.

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The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 38.7 cm
Width: 61 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


1833 - 1836

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

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Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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Accession number: 2033
Primary reference Number: 2610
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 20 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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