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L'Enfant Terrible: P.47-1955

Object information

Current Location: In storage


L'Enfant Terrible


Printmaker: Sickert, Walter Richard



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1955) by Freshfield, James William


Production date: AD 1887


Only State

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 195 mm Width 128 mm
Sheet Height 262 mm Width 178 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Image upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: - 87 -
  • Location: Image upper left, after signature
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: l'Enfant terrible
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: indecipherable
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.47-1955
Primary reference Number: 29393
Bromberg (Sickert): 100
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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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