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The Rue St. Vincent, Paris, in Spring: PD.1-1948

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The Rue St. Vincent, Paris, in Spring


Seurat, Georges Pierre (Painter)


History note: Inventair posthume of the contents of Seurat's studio, made in 1891 by F. Fénéon, M. Luce and P. Signac, no. 71 of the 'inventaire des tableaux'; Félix Fénéon; with Messrs. Lefèvre & Son, London, from whom bought by Captain Sykes, 1926

Legal notes

Captain S.W. Sykes, O.B.E., M.C.

Measurements and weight

Height: 24.7 cm
Width: 15.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1948) by Sykes, Stanley William


Production date: circa CE 1884


The Rue St. Vincent is in Montmartre, behind the church of the Sacré Coeur, and near the Avenue Junot.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of panel (wood) ( cedar cigar-box lid)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.1-1948
Primary reference Number: 2962
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 12 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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