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La Fiancée d'Abydos

Géricault, Jean Louis André Théodore (printmaker)

Lami, Eugène Louis (printmaker)

Villain, Jean-François (printer)

Gihaut, Jean François (publisher)


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Title/s

La Fiancée d'Abydos

Maker/s

Géricault, Jean Louis André Théodore (printmaker) French artist, 1791-1824

Lami, Eugène Louis (printmaker) French artist, 1800-1890

Villain, Jean-François (printer) French lithographic printer active 1818 -1852

Gihaut, Jean François (publisher) French lithographic printer active 19th century

Category

print

Name

print

School/Style

French

Production Notes

From a series of six lithographs, illustrations to Byron's works published 1823.

Second state

Technique/s

lithography

Material/s

black carbon ink (Medium)
chine collé (Support)

Dimensions

image height: 124 mm
image width: 165 mm
sheet height: 301 mm
sheet width: 400 mm

Date

1823

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1945-05 (Prints given by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum)
Sotheby's, 16 April 1945, Lot 112

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. Position: lower left
    Type: signature
    Method: printed
    Content: Géricault et Eug. Lami. 1823
  2. Position: lower right
    Type: signature
    Method: printed
    Content: I. lith. de Villain
  3. Position: lower right
    Type: address
    Method: printed
    Content: chez Gihaut Bard. des Italiens N. 5
  4. Position: upper centre
    Type: title
    Method: printed
    Content: LA FIANCEE D'ABYDOS (Ch. X)

Other Notes

Image not of entire sheet.

Standard print ref/s

Delteil 96 II/III
Delteil, Loys
(1906-1926) Le peintre-graveur illustré (XIXe & XXe siècles) , Colmar, Paris

Accession Number

P.322-1945 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 2130; Input Date: 2000-02-10 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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