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Le Printemps: P.53-1978

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Le Printemps
Translated as: Allegory of Spring


Printmaker: Rodin, Auguste




History note: From Craddock & Barnard, 1956, £8

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


Early proof, impression on vellum

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)
Plate Height 144 mm Width 98 mm
Sheet Height 217 mm Width 145 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.53-1978
Primary reference Number: 8961
Delteil: 4
Thorson: 4
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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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