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Immortalité / L'Estampe Moderne

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1899,0120.173

  • Title (object)

    • Immortalité

    Title (series)

    • L'Estampe Moderne
  • Description

    Glory, personified by a winged female figure carrying a palm leaf, scatters flowers on a tomb; plate from 'L'Estampe Moderne'. 1898
    Lithograph

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1898
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 345 millimetres (image size)
    • Width: 245 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Printed text pasted at the back: title, production detail ('Estampe originale, inédite / Exécutee spécialement par l'artiste pour l'Estampe Moderne'), and one of Shakespeare's Sonnets
  • Curator's comments

    Same composition as a lithograph executed for Jullien's 'Richard Wagner' (Paris, 1886); see 1899,0420.182. This enlarged version is not described in Hédiard's or Fantin-Latour's catalogue.
    For Curator's Comment see 1898,0712.256.

  • Bibliography

    • Fantin-Latour 1911 1291 (same composition) bibliographic details
    • Hédiard 1906 74 (same composition) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1899

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1899,0120.173

Glory, personified by a winged female figure carrying a palm leaf, scatters flowers on a tomb; published in 'L'Estampe Moderne'.  c.1886/99  Lithograph

Recto

Glory, personified by a winged female figure carrying a palm leaf, scatters flowers on a tomb; published in 'L'Estampe Moderne'. c.1886/99 Lithograph

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