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Johnnie Armstrong's Tower: P.9975-R

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Current Location: In storage


Johnnie Armstrong's Tower
Illustration to Cadell's 'Scott's Poetical Works'


Printmaker: Goodall, Edward
Draughtsman: Turner, Joseph Mallord William (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


19th Century
Production date: AD 1834


Vignette title to Vol. II, illustrating 'Minstrelsy'

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Techniques used in production

Etching : On steel

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Accession number: P.9975-R
Primary reference Number: 157190
Rawlinson (Turner): 496
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 3 July 2012 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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