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Garde Royale: Dragon, Maréchal de Logis: P.1537-1991

Object information


Garde Royale: Dragon, Maréchal de Logis


Unknown (Printmaker)
Villain, Francois Alexandre (Printer)
Frérot (Publisher)
Rittner (Publisher)

Legal notes

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

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1820 CE - 1830 CE


Plate No. 7 from a series

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 225 mm Width 176 mm
Sheet Height 284 mm Width 216 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No. 7.
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Lith. de Villain.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Garde Royale / Dragon, Maréchal de Logis.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: A Paris, chez Frérot, éditeur, rue Nve des Petits Champs, No. 53.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: Et chez Rittner, boulevard Montmartre No. 12
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1537-1991
Primary reference Number: 28148
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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