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Armes symboliques de la Ville de Paris: P.6-1962

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Armes symboliques de la Ville de Paris
Translated as: Arms symbolical of the City of Paris


Printmaker: Meryon, Charles



Legal notes

From the S.G. Perceval Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1962-02)


Production date: AD 1854


Third state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 135 mm Width 112 mm
Sheet Height 352 mm Width 275 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C. Meryon fr.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: MDCCCLIV
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Imp. Rue Ne. St. Etienne du Mont. 26
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6-1962
Primary reference Number: 6099
Delteil/Wright: 21 III
Schneidermann: 36 IV
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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