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Prets a partir pour la Ville Eternelle.: P.242-1991

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Titles

Prets a partir pour la Ville Eternelle.
Civita-Vecchia, 28 Avril 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 1850

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 326 mm Width 218 mm
Sheet Height 564 mm Width 398 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour lithography Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raffet, 1850
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 3.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: PRETS A PARTIR POUR LA VILLE ETERNELLE.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Inscription present: Civita-Vecchia, 28 Avril 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.242-1991
Primary reference Number: 98634
Béraldi: No. 3, 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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