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Madame Victoire: PD.56-2005

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Madame Victoire


After Liotard, Jean Étienne


History note: Collection of the artist, Phillips collection, London, W.W.P. Reinach, Paris (31, rue de Berlin), Private collection, France

Measurements and weight

Depth: 5 cm
Height: 59.5 cm
Width: 50 cm
Width: 63 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2005) by Gow Fund, The


Circa 1750 CE - Circa 1751 CE

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Components of the work

Frame Height 71.8 cm

Materials used in production

Oil Canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting : Oil on canvas

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.56-2005
Primary reference Number: 125072
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 26 January 2022 Last processed: Thursday 27 January 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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