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Drawing: 858

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Object information

Titles

  • Self-portrait, 1858 (?)

From the collections of Alphonse Legros (1837-1911); A. Poulet-Malassis (1825-1878); Robert Guéraut (c. 1840-) (Lugt 2210)

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Given
  • Dates: 1917-03

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1858

Maker(s)

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of paper
  • Sight Size measuring: Height by mm by 230 by Width by mm by 160
  • Sheet Size measuring: Height by mm by 258 by Width by mm by 190

Techniques used in production

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A. Legros
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Alphons Legros/ His portrait by himself-1858
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Text: From M. Poulet-Malassis' Collection - This sketch was made for an etching of which only four copies are knwon - (Catal. Malassis-Thibaudeau
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Text: Mounted by / R. Guéraut
  • Location: On inner mount
  • Method of creation: Stamp
  • Text: 7 March 1917 / This Portrait / was given by the / Artist to Monsieur R. Guérault, from / whom it passed to / the undernamed who / had the honour of / adding it to the col / lections of the Fitzwilliam / Ex Dono / Frederick Anthony White / 170 Queens Gate London S.W. /
  • Location: On the back of the inner mont
  • Method of creation: Label

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: 858
  • Primary reference Number: 6506
  • Lugt: 2210
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Friday 9 April 2021
  • Last processed: Saturday 10 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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