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Le Rieur: PD.16-1951

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Le Rieur

Maker(s)

Daumier, Honoré Victorin (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Paul Bureau, Paris, his sale, Paris, 20 May 1927, lot 68, repr.; Percy Moore Turner

Measurements and weight

Height: 120 mm
Width: 94 mm

Relative size of this object

9.4 m12 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1950) by Turner, Percy Moore

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Grey wash, pen and brush on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: h.D.
  • Location: Lower right of centre
  • Method of creation: Crayon
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.16-1951
Primary reference Number: 6273
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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