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Maternité: P.14-1964

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Printmaker: Villon, Jacques



Legal notes

With the aid of a contribution from the S.G. Perceval Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1964-03) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1952


One of ten artist's proofs, final state

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 280 mm Width 189 mm
Sheet Height 436 mm Width 325 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Jacques Villon
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Jacques Villon
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: epreuve d'artiste
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14-1964
Primary reference Number: 9993
Ginestet/Pouillon: E534
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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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