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Trees at Les Eluets, 19 November 1858: PD.8-2002

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Trees at Les Eluets, 19 November 1858


Draughtsman: Cals, Adolphe Félix




History note: The artist (Lugt 427); Count Armand Doria; with Crispian Riley Smith

Measurements and weight

Height: 97 mm
Width: 165 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2002) by Scrase, David E.


Production date: AD 1859-11-19

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink over graphite, bordered on two sides by a line of brown ink over graphite, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 8
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: aux Eluats 19 Novbre 59
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.8-2002
Primary reference Number: 42923
Lugt: 427
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 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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