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Woman hanging up laundry, a footbridge in the background: P.2245-1991

Object information

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Woman hanging up laundry, a footbridge in the background


Printmaker: Saint-Non, Jean Claude Richard de
Draughtsman: Le Prince, Jean Baptiste (After)
Painter: Boucher, François (After)



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


Production date: circa AD 1755



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 137 mm Width 193 mm
Sheet Height 142 mm Width 198 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: j. le prince.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: St nom [sic] Sculp
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2245-1991
Primary reference Number: 95467
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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