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Frère et soeur: P.1430-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Frère et soeur


Printmaker: Verdegem, Joseph



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


Circa 1920 - 1930


Artist's proof, first state.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 131 mm Width 71 mm
Sheet Height 170 mm Width 104 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Jos. Verdegem
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Frère et soeur
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Epreuve d'artiste 1er état
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1430-1991
Primary reference Number: 27402
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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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