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A Lady, holding a fan, turned towards the left: PD.103-1961

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Current Location: In storage


A Lady, holding a fan, turned towards the left


Draughtsman: Saint-Aubin, Gabriel Jacques de



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Bequeathed 1960, received 1961

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

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Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Paper Height 162 mm Width 90 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk on paper

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  • Text: St Aubin / 450 / V - Ti
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: C. Amagny / 62 Rue de la Bo√ętie, 62, / Paris / encadrements
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

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Accession number: PD.103-1961
Primary reference Number: 6765
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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