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Yvette Guilbert (Pessima): P.61-1978

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Yvette Guilbert (Pessima)
Yvette Guilbert


Printmaker: Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de
Publisher: Leicester Galleries




History note: From the Redfern Gallery 1956, £8.8s.

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1978-03) by National Art Collections Fund


Production date: AD 1898 : First published in 1898 by Bliss, Sands & Co., London, this is from the edition published in 1930 from the original stones in the possession of the Leicester Galleries, London.


Third plate from the series Yvette Guilbert, known as "Série Anglaise"

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Purple ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 296 mm Width 241 mm
Sheet Height 349 mm Width 268 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: TL
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: TL
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Embossed
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.61-1978
Primary reference Number: 9893
Delteil: 254
BN Inventaire (19thC): 310
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 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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