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Christian at the Cross/ loses his burden: P.8987-R

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Current Location: In storage


Christian at the Cross/ loses his burden


Printmaker: Strang, William



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1915) by Bliss, Arthur E.D., Francis K. and J. Howard


19th century
Production date: AD 1885


One out of fourteen illustrations to Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress Published 1895 as a volume & in portfolio form by John C. Nimmo London. Most of these plates were etched in 1885 though David Strang suggests alterations were made in 1894 for publishing them in the following year and uncompleted ones were then brought to their final states

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.8987-R
Primary reference Number: 150341
Binyon: 89
Strang: 308
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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