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Tourelle, rue de l'Ecole de Medecine, 22, Paris: P.1696-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Tourelle, rue de l'Ecole de Medecine, 22, Paris
Translated as: House with a turret, No. 22, Street of the School of Medecine, Paris


Printmaker: Meryon, Charles




History note: Charles Meryon; Seymour Haden; Mrs. Wunderlich, New York; sold in 1902 at Obach & Co., London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920-12) by Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart


Production date: AD 1861


Third state, the third of eight trial proofs.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 211 mm Width 127 mm
Sheet Height 323 mm Width 214 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Charles Meryon

  • Text: CM
  • Location: Plate upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Plate upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 31 May 61
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1696-R
Primary reference Number: 6112
Delteil/Wright: 41 III
Schneidermann: 72 III
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Audit data

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