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La Gaîté Montparnasse: P.120-1955

Object information

Current Location: In storage


La Gaîté Montparnasse


Printmaker: Sickert, Walter Richard



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1919



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 176 mm Width 126 mm
Sheet Height 262 mm Width 199 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: St-
  • Location: Image right hand corner
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Gaité Montparnasse
  • Location: Image lower left above borderline
  • Method of creation: Printed in reverse
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Lower right beneath platemark
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.120-1955
Primary reference Number: 31487
Bromberg (Sickert): 186 I/III
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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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