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La chatte metamorphosée en Femme: P.119-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


La chatte metamorphosée en Femme


Printmaker: Vernet, Horace (Attributed)
Printer: Aubert
Publisher: Aubert



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


Production date: AD 1818


? From the series Les Fables de la Fontaine, book VIII, 10, published 1818

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of wove paper
Image Height 202 mm Width 240 mm
Sheet Height 231 mm Width 314 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 4.
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Chez Aubert, gal. véro-dodat
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. d'Aubert et de Junca
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: La chatte metamorphosée en Femme.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.119-1991
Primary reference Number: 98529
Béraldi: ?128-146
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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