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Vannes, Brittany: 2545

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Current Location: In storage


Vannes, Brittany


Painter: Goetze, Sigismund Christian Hubert



Place(s) associated

  • Vannes

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Goetze, Constance, Mrs

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of plywood canvas
Frame Depth 5.5 cm Height 50.4 cm Width 77 cm
Plywood Height 38.7 cm Width 64.5 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas, on plywood

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sigismund Goetze
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Lavoir: from the bridge, Vannes. Brittany (this appears to be in the handwriting of S. Goetze)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 1923 Huddersfield (and) 103 (MS)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Rubber-stamped, with MS annotation
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2545
Primary reference Number: 3301
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 1 October 2020 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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