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Fête champetre: PD.121-1992

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Titles

Fête champetre
Translated as: Elegant company in a park

Maker(s)

Pater, Jean-Baptiste Joseph (Painter)

Notes

History note: Baron Maurice de Rothschild; Archibald, 5th Earl of Rosebery and Midlothian; J. Guides de Souza; Messrs. Mortimer, Nathason, and Nabarro, 1968; anonymous sale (the property of a Trust), Sotheby's, 10 July 1968, lot 12; bt. Leggatt

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1991.

Measurements and weight

Height: 72.4 cm
Width: 88.8 cm

Relative size of this object

88.8 cm72.4 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1992) by McDonald, D.M., Dr

School or Style

French

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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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.121-1992
Primary reference Number: 2832
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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