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L'Arche du Pont Notre-Dame, Paris: PL.3259-002

Object information

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L'Arche du Pont Notre-Dame, Paris
Translated as: An arch of the Notre-Dame bridge, Paris


Printmaker: Meryon, Charles




History note: Lewis Meryon Bequest, 1928

Legal notes

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

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Lent (1938) by Pembroke College


Production date: AD 1853


Fourth state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Plate Height 140 mm Width 169 mm
Sheet Height 302 mm Width 367 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C. Meryon del. sculp. imp. Rue Ne. St. Etienne du Mont 26.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: Lewis Meryon

  • Text: LM
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: Paris 1853
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PL.3259-002
Primary reference Number: 6138
Delteil/Wright: 25 IV
Schneidermann: 28
Old number: Pembroke 2
Old loan number: no. 16-1938
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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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