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Chapeau et Guitare - Frontispice pour le cahier de quatorze eaux-fortes: P.39-1978

Object information


Chapeau et Guitare - Frontispice pour le cahier de quatorze eaux-fortes
Translated as: Frontispiece for an edition of etchings: Hat and Guitar


Manet, Edouard (Printmaker)


History note: Craddock & Barnard, 1956, £4

Legal notes

From the collection of the late A.S.F. Gow

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1978-03) by National Art Collections Fund


Production date: AD 1874


Third state: all the letters obliterated. Found in this form in 1894 and 1905 publications.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 228 mm Width 218 mm
Sheet Height 401 mm Width 326 mm

Techniques used in production

Aquatint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Title-page
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.39-1978
Primary reference Number: 6045
Guérin (Manet): 62 III
Harris (Manet): 39 III
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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