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La Vérité sur le cas de M. Valdemar: P.232-1949

Object information

Current Location: In storage


La Vérité sur le cas de M. Valdemar


Printmaker: Legros, Alphonse



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell


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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 274 mm Width 378 mm
Sheet Height 349 mm Width 523 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A. Legros
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: VBR
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: Le cas de M. Waldemar
  • Location: Lower left corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.232-1949
Primary reference Number: 3262
Poulet-Malassis/Thibaudeau: 150
Dodgson (Legros): 150
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "La Vérité sur le cas de M. Valdemar" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-01 11:02:08

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