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Le café Godet: P.451-1991 (7)

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Le café Godet


Printmaker: Goncourt, Jules de
Draughtsman: Swebach, Jacques François Joseph (After)



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

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


1860 - 1876


III/III. Reprinted in 1876 in 'Eaux-fortes de Jules de Goncourt', by Philippe Burty.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Oriental paper ( ? 'Japon'; attached to card mount)
Plate Height 216 mm Width 305 mm
Sheet Height 293 mm Width 407 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.G. 28.
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: CAFÉ GODET
  • Location: Image centre, on porch
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.451-1991 (7)
Primary reference Number: 95704
Béraldi: 2
BN Inventaire (19thC): 30 III/III
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 October 2021 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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