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Pot de grès et fleurs: 2417

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Pot de grès et fleurs
Translated as: Stone ware vase and flowers


Vuillard, Edouard (Painter)


History note: With Messrs. Alex Reid & Lefèvre, London

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on paper laid down on wood

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E. Vuillard
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 19(09)
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Douane Centrale Exportation, Paris
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: Alex Reid and Lefèvre "Pot de Grès et Fleurs, Oil painting by Edouard Vuillard"
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Typed label
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 16005
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Blue chalk
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 16005
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Red chalk
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 16005
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 1051
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Red chalk
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Division
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: photograph of drawing of Vuillard by Odillon Redon

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Newspaper
  • Type: Supporting information

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2417
Primary reference Number: 2998
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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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