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Portrait of Daubigny: PD.144-1985

Object information

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Portrait of Daubigny


Draughtsman: Lhermitte, Léon Augustin




History note: Mlle. X; with Spink and Sons, 1957; Hazlitt Gallery, from whom bought by John Tillotson, 1958

Legal notes

The John Tillotson Bequest, 1984, received 1985

Measurements and weight

Height: 516 mm
Width: 456 mm

Relative size of this object

45.6 m51.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985) by Tillotson, John

School or Style


Materials used in production

Blue chalk
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( discoloured)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk with traces of blue on white paper, discoloured brown

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: (framing instructions)
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: MS

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.144-1985
Primary reference Number: 6544
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 17 May 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 18 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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