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Leconte de L'Isle: P.3060-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Leconte de L'Isle


Printmaker: Rajon, Paul Adolphe




History note: From the collection of C. W. Dowdeswell (art dealers, 1832-1915) [Lugt 690]; John Charrington [Lugt 572].

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


Circa 1862 - 1888

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 122 mm Width 90 mm
Sheet Height 237 mm Width 168 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rajon sct
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: Lugt 572

  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Embossed
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: P. Rajon
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 151
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: oj/-
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Leconte de lisle
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: FROM / C.W. COWDESWELL / 36 CHANCERY LANE, in an oval
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3060-R
Primary reference Number: 86316
Béraldi: 141
Lugt: 572
Lugt: 690
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 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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