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Near Crémieu: PD.140-1985

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Current Location: In storage


Near Crémieu


Painter: Harpignies, Henri Joseph




History note: With André Watteau, Paris, 1977; with Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox, London, 1978, from whom bought by John Tillotson

Legal notes

The John Tillotson Bequest, 1984, received 1985

Measurements and weight

Height: 38 cm
Width: 46 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985) by Tillotson, John


Production date: AD 1847

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: HiHarpignies
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1847
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Cremieux [sic]
  • Location: Lower right
  • Text: Mon/ .../ Etude a / Cremieu / en / 1847 / ma/ .... / .... / ... / ... / &/ Maître/ =/ Harpignies/ ...
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.140-1985
Primary reference Number: 2702
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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