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Le Stryge, Paris: PL.3259-001

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Le Stryge, Paris
Translated as: The Vampire


Printmaker: Meryon, Charles
Printer: Delâtre, Auguste




History note: Lewis Meryon Bequest, 1928

Legal notes

On long term loan from Pembroke College, Cambridge (From the Lewis Meryon Bequest, 1928)

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Lent (1938) by Pembroke College


Production date: AD 1853


Sixth state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Plate Height 172 mm Width 129 mm
Sheet Height 355 mm Width 288 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: CM
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Initials

Inscription present: reversed

  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: C. Meryon del. sculp.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: A. Delatre imp. rue de la bucherie. 6.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Inscription present: Lewis Meryon

  • Text: LM
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Initials

Identification numbers

Accession number: PL.3259-001
Primary reference Number: 6132
Delteil/Wright: 23 VI
Schneidermann: 26 VIII
Old number: Pembroke 1
Old loan number: no. 29-1938
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 28 May 2021 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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