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"Vierville" (Calvados): 2412

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"Vierville" (Calvados)


Signac, Paul (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 231 mm
Width: 294 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1939) by Hindley Smith, Frank


Production date: CE 1913

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Black crayon and watercolours on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P. Signac / Vierville
  • Location: Lower right
  • Signature
  • Text: (1913)
  • Location: Lower right
  • Date
  • Text: 20404 - Paul Signac / "Vierville - calvados" / 1913" / 1913
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: P
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Stamp

Inscription present: partly covered by a round rubber stamp, as detailed above

  • Text: Nr. 20204 / P. Signac / Vierville Calvados / EOO (stamp:) Inventaire (probably the label referring to the inventory made up after Signac's death in 1935)
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Pink label
  • Text: The Goupil Gallery (W. Marchant, 5 Regent Street, Waterloo Place, S.W. London)
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label
  • Text: The Storm / 149 / Signac
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: White label, ink MS

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2412
Primary reference Number: 6781
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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