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Buste de Bellone: P.52-1978

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Buste de Bellone
Translated as: Bust of Bellona


Printmaker: Rodin, Auguste




History note: From Craddock & Barnard, 1956, £15

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: AD 1883


Third state, plate bevelled

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 145 mm Width 95 mm
Sheet Height 335 mm Width 242 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A. Rodin
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 346 Buste de Bellonne [sic]. Pointe-sèche de A. Rodin.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.52-1978
Primary reference Number: 8955
Delteil: 3 III
Thorson: 3 III
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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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