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Batterie Blindée: P.230-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Batterie Blindée
Au rentrant de droite du Bastion de Fernando. Citadelle d'Anvers (1832)


Printmaker: Raffet, Auguste
Publisher: Bertauts



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


Production date: AD 1833


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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Light brown ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of India paper
Image Height 267 mm Width 329 mm
Sheet Height 311 mm Width 466 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raffet
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Au rentrant de droite du Bastion de Fernando./ Citadelle d'Anvers (1832)
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: RAFFET. lith.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Imp. Bertauts. r. Cadet, Paris.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Upper right.
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.230-1991
Primary reference Number: 98614
Béraldi: ?No. 3, 508-535 (p.97)
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Created: Thursday 19 February 2015 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 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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