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Le Pont-au-Change, Paris: PL.3259-011

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Le Pont-au-Change, Paris
Translated as: The Exchange Bridge, Paris


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 1854


Twelfth state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Plate Height 142 mm Width 326 mm
Sheet Height 320 mm Width 490 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Charles Meryon

  • Text: CM
  • Location: Image upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 10
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Inscription present: Lewis Meryon

  • Text: LM
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Initials
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: A. DELATRE IMP. R. S. JACQUES 208
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: PL.3259-011
Primary reference Number: 6166
Delteil/Wright: 34 XII
Schneidermann: 40 XII
Old number: Pembroke 11
Old loan number: no. 37-1938
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 11 July 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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