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Batterie Basse,: P.229-1991

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Titles

Batterie Basse,
Etablie au rentrant de droite du Bastion de Fernando. Citadelle d'Anvers (1832)

Maker(s)

Raffet, Auguste (Printmaker)
Gihaut, Jean François (Printer)

Legal notes

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

Place(s) associated

  • Paris

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1833

Note

From a series entitled Siège de la citadelle D'Anvers, 1833 (Gihaut).

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of India paper Image Height 282 mm Width 383 mm
Sheet Height 311 mm Width 439 mm

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raffet
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: BATTERIE BASSE,
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Etablie au rentrant de droite du Bastion de Fernando./ Citadelle d'Anvers, 1832.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Lith. de Gihaut frères, Editeurs,
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Boulevard des Italiens, No 5.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: 21.
  • Location: Upper right.
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.229-1991
Primary reference Number: 98613
Béraldi: No. 20, 508-535 (p.97)
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 19 February 2015 Updated: Thursday 26 August 2021 Last processed: Thursday 26 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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