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L'atelier du peintre: PD.79-1974

Object information

Current Location: In storage


L'atelier du peintre
Translated as: The painter's studio


Dufy, Raoul (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 38.0 cm
Width: 46.0 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1974) by Baynes, Keith

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas, squared in graphite

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raoul Dufy
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: inscribed in the Baynes' hand

  • Text: Rue Jeanne d' Arc / Perpignan
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Lefevre Gallery label
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: inscribed with Mr. Baynes' name

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: T. Bourne & Son Ltd
  • Type: Label
  • Text: l' atelier du peintre
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Text: Keith Baynes
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 219 / 49
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 58 / RD (and then in green) 12
  • Location: Canvas, verso
  • Method of creation: Blue and green crayon
  • Text: A.A.C. Ex / K. Baynes
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.79-1974
Primary reference Number: 2652
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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