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Birds and Beasts drawn from the life by Francis Barlow: P.55-2005

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Birds and Beasts drawn from the life by Francis Barlow


Printmaker: Place, Francis
Painter: Barlow, Francis (After)
Publisher: Bowles, John




Title page. The plates for the series of birds and beasts passed from Tempest to Edward Cooper, and then to John Bowles. John Bowles published the set a second time (c.1755) with Thomas Bowles and Robert Sayer.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2005) by Estate of the late Mrs Norah Yates Seary (Gambrills Solicitors)


18th Century
Circa 1755 - Circa 1655


Cut along upper edge, removing the word "Various".

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.55-2005
Primary reference Number: 160767
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 27 November 2016 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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