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Portrait of Antoine de la Roque: 2266

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Portrait of Antoine de la Roque

Maker(s)

Watteau, Jean Antoine (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Ricketts and Shannon Collection

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 228 mm
Width: 169 mm

Relative size of this object

16.9 m22.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Red chalk on paper, a strip of paper added, top edge, and slightly enlarged to the right

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2266
Primary reference Number: 6825
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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