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Man with a pick: 2123c

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Man with a pick


Draughtsman: Millet, Jean François




History note: Millet's studio, sale Paris, 10-11 May 1875 (Lugt 1460); J. Staats Forbes; C.S. Ricketts and C.H. Shannon collection

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 73 mm
Width: 72 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


One of six studies (mounted separately)

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on buff paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 30
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2123c
Primary reference Number: 6594
Lugt: 1460
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 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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