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Proposition III: P.493-1985

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Proposition III
There is No Natural Religion

Maker(s)

Printer: Muir, William
Printmaker: Blake, William

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

Allocated by H.M. Treasury through the Minister of the Arts, accepted in lieu of capital taxes

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985-04) by Keynes, Sir Geoffrey

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1886

Note

Probably printed for Muir's 1886 facsimilie

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Height 318 mm Width 235 mm
Plate Height 50 mm Width 40 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing
Relief etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: a 6
  • Location: Sheet, lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.493-1985
Primary reference Number: 118245
Bindman: 14
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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