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L'Incendie (2nd Plate): P.87-1937

Object information

Current Location: In storage


L'Incendie (2nd Plate)


Printmaker: Legros, Alphonse
Printer: Salmon, A.



Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


Second plate

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 241 mm Width 277 mm
Sheet Height 307 mm Width 446 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L'INCENDIE.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: A. Legros inv. & sculp. / L'Art.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. A. Salmon, Paris
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.87-1937
Primary reference Number: 3224
Poulet-Malassis/Thibaudeau: 144
Dodgson (Legros): 144
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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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