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La Mare: 2757

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Object information

Titles

La Mare

Maker(s)

Rousseau, Théodore (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd (apparently in their possession from before 1940)

Legal notes

From the Marlay Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 103 mm
Width: 215 mm

Relative size of this object

21.5 m10.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1946-03) by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Sepia

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: TH. T (a later addition?)
  • Location: Lower right hand corner
  • Method of creation: Indian ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: O & C / 3372
  • Location: Old mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2757
Primary reference Number: 6758
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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