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Âmes du Purgatoire: P.55-1978

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Âmes du Purgatoire
Translated as: Souls in Purgatory


Printmaker: Rodin, Auguste




History note: From Craddock & Barnard, 1957, £1.10s.

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 1893


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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 155 mm Width 94 mm
Sheet Height 166 mm Width 108 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rodin
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.55-1978
Primary reference Number: 8976
Delteil: 11 II
Thorson: 12 II
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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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