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Seated figure of the Duke of Wellington: C.8-1969

Object information

Titles

Seated figure of the Duke of Wellington

Maker(s)

Samuel Alcock and Co. (Maker)

Legal notes

Given by Dr A.N.L. Munby

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1969-10-16) by Munby, A. N. L.

Dating

Mid 19th century
Victorian
Production date: circa AD 1852

Note

After a model by G. Abbott after Alfred.

School or Style

Victorian

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Parian (porcelain)

Techniques used in production

Slip-casting : Parian porcelain, slip-cast

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: The L of SAML is raised with the point below it and the o of Co os raised with the point below it

  • Text: PUBLISHED BY/SAML. ALCOCK & Co./JUNE 18, 1852./ALFRED CROWQUILL/DESIGNAVIT./G. ABBOTT/SCULPSIT. followed by three small incised circles arranged one above two
  • Location: On base
  • Method of creation: Printed in black
  • Type: Factory mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.8-1969
Primary reference Number: 131156
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 3 December 2014 Last processed: Tuesday 22 February 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Seated figure of the Duke of Wellington" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/131156 Accessed: 2022-07-05 08:26:16

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