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Le départ pour le travail: P.1706-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Le départ pour le travail
Translated as: Going to work


Printmaker: Millet, Jean François




History note: From the collection of Philippe Burty

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920-05) by Courtney, Lady


Production date: AD 1863


First state. One of ten impressions taken in this state for the ten subscribers to the Société des Dix, all friends of Millet.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 383 mm Width 310 mm

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1706-R
Primary reference Number: 6300
Delteil: 19 I
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 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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