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The Cooks: 1496

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The Cooks


Painter: Ribot, Augustin Théodule




History note: Madame veuve A. Vallot Gallerand; given by her to Joséphine Berthillot, 1892

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1928) by Harris, Frederick Leverton, Mrs

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

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Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 7.5 cm Height 63.4 cm Width 55.2 cm
Canvas Height 46.4 cm Width 38.4 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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  • Text: t Ribot
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Donnez par Mme Vve A. Vallot Gallerand à Josephine / Berthillot, 24 Octobre 1892
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1496
Primary reference Number: 2940
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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