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A View of Chelsea Hospital: P.80-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A View of Chelsea Hospital
Set of Four Book Pages


Printmaker: Unknown



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George


Circa 1820 - Circa 1850


Book page

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of wove paper

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Sheet upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: A Briton's heart must beat with joy, / Whenee'r that Briton eyes / This generous monument of pride, / All the world outvies
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.80-R
Primary reference Number: 125028
Temporary number: T.80
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "A View of Chelsea Hospital" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-02 13:07:07

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