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La Maison de la Piette, Montfoucault, effet de neige: PD.10-1966

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Titles

La Maison de la Piette, Montfoucault, effet de neige
Translated as: Piette's house at Montfoucault: snow effect

Maker(s)

Pissarro, Camille (Painter)

Notes

History note: Lady Baillie; with Alex Reid and Lefèvre Ltd., from whom bought by Captain Sykes in 1956

Legal notes

Captain S.W. Sykes, O.B.E., M.C.

Measurements and weight

Height: 60 cm
Width: 73.5 cm

Relative size of this object

73.5 cm60 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Montfoucault

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1966) by Sykes, Stanley William

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1874

School or Style

French

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: C. Pissarro
  • Location: Lower right
  • Signature
  • Text: 1874
  • Location: Lower right
  • Date
  • Text: Exposition du centenaire de la naissance de Camille Pissarro, Orangerie, 1930
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed label
  • Label
  • Text: 16
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS label
  • Label
  • Text: Lefevre Gallery, "La Maison de la Piette, effet de neige" as by C. Pissarro
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed label
  • Label
  • Text: P. 7139 / Kp OLXXX, the rest covered over.
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS label
  • Label
  • Text: Maison de la Piette a montfoucault (neige)
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 330
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Brush
  • Number
  • Text: 6777
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS label, ink
  • Label
  • Text: Douane stamps, Paris, exportation
  • Location: Verso, canvas
  • Stamp
  • Text: of canvas dealer
  • Location: Verso, canvas
  • Stencil

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.10-1966
Primary reference Number: 2869
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Painting" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2869 Accessed: 2021-12-06 10:41:35

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