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Rue à Louveciennes: 2414

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Current Location: In storage


Rue à Louveciennes
Translated as: A street, possibly in Port-Marly


Painter: Sisley, Alfred




History note: With Georges Petit, Paris; with the Goupil Galleries, London (William Marchant); with the Independant Gallery, London (Percy Moore Turner); Frank Hindley Smith

Measurements and weight

Height: 46.4 cm
Width: 36.7 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1939) by Hindley Smith, Frank


1875 CE - 1877 CE

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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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sisley
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Maison chappius ...20 quai de la Megisserie
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: No 3. G.R. Sisley
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 5237
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Centenary Exhibition of Norwich Museum Oct 24th - Nov. 21st 1925, No. 47. Alfred Sisley, Rue a Louveciennes, Owner F. Hindley Smith Esq.
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Village St. A. Sisley
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2414
Primary reference Number: 2969
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 August 2022 Last processed: Monday 15 August 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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