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La rue Pirouette aux Halles, Paris: PL.3259-019

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La rue Pirouette aux Halles, Paris
Translated as: Pirouette Street, near the markets, 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 1860


Third state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 158 mm Width 116 mm
Sheet Height 436 mm Width 305 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C.M. et L.
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: RUE PIROUETTE. / 1860.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Inscription present: Lewis Meryon

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: PL.3259-019
Primary reference Number: 6194
Delteil/Wright: 49 III
Schneidermann: 66 III
Old number: Pembroke 19
Old loan number: no. 13-1938
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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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