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A cow: PL.3259-035

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

A cow

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Delâtre, Auguste
Draughtsman: Jacque, Charles Émile (After)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Lewis Meryon Bequest, 1928

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Lent (1938) by Pembroke College

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1852

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Red ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 78 mm Width 120 mm
Sheet Height 82 mm Width 124 mm

Techniques used in production

Soft-ground etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ch. Jacque
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Gravé par A. Delâtre
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: M
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Letter

Identification numbers

Accession number: PL.3259-035
Primary reference Number: 6246
Old number: Pembroke 35
Old loan number: no. 26-1938
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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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "A cow" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6246 Accessed: 2023-02-05 15:52:07

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