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Three figures by a tree, with a castle and hilly landscape beyond: P.2196-1991

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Titles

Three figures by a tree, with a castle and hilly landscape beyond
Livre de divers paysages pour apprendre à dessiner à la plume (seven prints)

Maker(s)

Le Bas, Jacques Philippe (Printmaker)

Legal notes

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Dating

Production date: AD 1736

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Plate Height 115 mm Width 195 mm
Sheet Height 206 mm Width 288 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.Ph. Le Bas invenit et Sculpsit.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2196-1991
Primary reference Number: 95335
BN Inventaire (18thC): 15
Nagler (Künstler-Lexicon): 217 (?)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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