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Black woman with peonies: PD.1-2004

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Black woman with peonies


Bazille, Frédéric


History note: Presumably Marc Bazille (the artist's brother), Frédéric Bazille (the artist's nephew), whose estate was inherited by Mme Rachou-Bazille]; Madame Rachou-Bazille bought M. Pellicer, Montpellier (1940s or 1950s), Paris art market in late 1970s, when acquired by Fourrel de Frettes, Bordeaux ; Jane Roberts Fine Arts Limited, Paris

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Method of acquisition: Bought (2004) by The Gow Fund National Art Collections Fund V. & A. Purchase Grant Fund


Production date: circa AD/CE 1870

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Card: Height 335 mm Width 525 mm

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Watercolour Card Graphite Black chalk Gouache

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Accession number: PD.1-2004
Primary reference Number: 98091
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

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

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