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Title Variation (Identification)

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  • This field contains variations in the title assigned to the object.


  • This field may contain historical titles or titles in other languages.

    A painting by Charles-François Daubigny, entitled Lever de lune à Auvers, is also known as Le Retour du troupeau.

      Object Namepainting
      Artist/Maker Daubigny, Charles-François
     Title Lever de lune à Auvers
    Title Variation Le Retour du troupeau

Entry rules:

  1. Enter the entire title variation; do not use abbreviations.
  2. Follow the same capitalization rules as for the Title field.
  3. This field may contain multiple entries separated by a semicolon followed by a space.

    A painting by William Roberts Goodridge, entitled Portrait de Flora, is also known as Little Girl in Turquoise and Petite Fille en turquoise.

      Object Namepainting
      Artist/Maker Goodridge, William Roberts
     Title Portrait de Flora
    Title Variation Little Girl in Turquoise; Petite Fille en turquoise © Société des musées du Québec