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Bain-Froid Chevrier (dit "de l'école"): PL.3259-017

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Bain-Froid Chevrier (dit "de l'école")
Translated as: Chevrier's cold-bath establishment, sometimes called the "school-baths"


Printmaker: Meryon, Charles
Printer: Pierron




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 1864


Accompanied by verses below, etched on a separate plate, printed in blue.

Sixth state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 128 mm Width 143 mm
Sheet Height 303 mm Width 323 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C.M.
  • Location: Image upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Pierron Imp. Paris
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: PL.3259-017
Primary reference Number: 6177
Delteil/Wright: 44 VI
Schneidermann: 93 V
Old number: Pembroke 17
Old loan number: no. 11-1938
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 28 May 2021 Last processed: Saturday 29 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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