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Self portrait with a palette: P.5876-R

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Self portrait with a palette
L'homme a la palette

Maker(s)

Desboutin, Marcellin Gilbert (Printmaker)

Notes

History note: John Charrington [Lugt 572]

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John

Dating

19th century
Production date: AD 1885

Note

Dedicated to Frédéric Raisin

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Techniques used in production

Drypoint

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: à mon ami Raisin /souvenir de l'auteur/ M Desboutin / 86
  • Location: Sheet right, below platemark
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.5876-R
Primary reference Number: 167136
Clément-Janin: 72
BN Inventaire (19thC): undescribed
Lugt: 572
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 January 2021 Last processed: Friday 26 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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