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Sir Isaac Newton: PD.35-2005

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Titles

Sir Isaac Newton

Maker(s)

Blake, William

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Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to The Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 355 mm
Width: 390 mm

Relative size of this object

39 m35.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (1985) by Estate of Quentin Keynes

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1795

Techniques used in production

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.35-2005
Primary reference Number: 126157
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 28 October 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 June 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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