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Sapeurs Mineurs.: P.238-1991

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Titles

Sapeurs Mineurs.
Tenue de travail. Dépôt de tranchée (Siège de Rome 4 juin, 1849.)

Maker(s)

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

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 1853

Note

Part of the series Expédition et Siége de Rome. 1850-59 (Gihaut).

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Light brown ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of India paper Image Height 324 mm Width 216 mm
Sheet Height 572 mm Width 402 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour lithography Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raffet, 1853
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 11.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: SAPEURS MINEURS.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Tenue de travail./ Dépôt de tranchée (Siège de Rome 4 juin, 1849.)
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Paris, Gihaut Frères, éditeurs, Boulevart des Italiens, 5.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Paris, Imp. par Auguste Bry, 114, r du Bac.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.238-1991
Primary reference Number: 98625
Béraldi: No. 11, 557-593 (p.98)
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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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