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Berthe Morisot: P.47-1978

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Berthe Morisot


Printmaker: Renoir, Pierre Auguste




History note: Ex-collection Percy Moore Turner, sold Sotheby's 18.12.1951, lot 194. Sotheby, through Marlborough Gallery, 1952, £30

Legal notes

From the collection of the late A.S.F. Gow

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1978-03) by National Art Collections Fund


Production date: circa AD 1892


Apparently unique undescribed state before the plate was cut, a blue chalk line indicating the cut

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Blue chalk
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 139 mm Width 184 mm
Sheet Height 200 mm Width 225 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 45
  • Location: Upper right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 30078
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.47-1978
Primary reference Number: 8875
Delteil: 4
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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