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"Le Viaduc": 2418

Object information

Current Location: In storage


"Le Viaduc"


Draughtsman: Marchand, Jean Hippolyte




History note: From the collection of Lord H. Bentinck; Lady Henry Bentinck; Sale, Christie's, 19 April 1940, lot 94, purchased by Louis Clarke, Esq., for 11 1/2 gns.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1940-04-24) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Connected with the oil painting by Marchand, exhibited at the O' Hana Galleries, London, October - November 1957, no. 6, Le Viaduc (1910)?

School or Style


Materials used in production

Sepia wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 305 mm Width 460 mm
Actual Size Height 314 mm Width 479 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and wash, sepia wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J. Marchand
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 4176 GY (Christie's mark)
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Stencil
  • Text: 94 / Apl 19-40
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: White chalk
  • Text: Lord H. Bentinck
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: lot 94 Christie's 19 April 1940 / "a bridge" / by J. Marchand / given 24 April 1940 (in the hand of Dr Louis Clarke)
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Independent Galelry (Percy Moore Turner), 7 Grafton Street, London, W.1.
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2418
Primary reference Number: 6565
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 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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