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Port of Le Havre: PD.15-1978

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Port of Le Havre

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Boudin, Eugène Louis

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Notes

History note: Redfern Gallery, 1952; bt. A.S.F. Gow (£60.0.0)

Measurements and weight

Height: 207 mm
Width: 274 mm

Relative size of this object

27.4 m20.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1978-02-09) by Gow, A. S. F.

Dating

Production date: AD 1888 : after the painting, dated 1887, now in the Museum at Agen

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E. Boudin Tableau du Salon
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1888
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Le Havre
  • Location: Lower left
  • Text: Une Corvette russe dans le bassin de l'Eure au Havre / E. Boudin Tableau du Salon 1888
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: Cat. No. 322
  • Location: Upper right

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.15-1978
Primary reference Number: 6110
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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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