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John-Bull, Baited by the Dogs of Excise: P.225-1948

Object information

Current Location: In storage


John-Bull, Baited by the Dogs of Excise


Gillray, James (Printmaker)
Humphrey, Hannah (Publisher)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1948) by Beaumont, Violet, Lady


18th century
Production date: AD 1790


First issued April 9th 1790, but this impression printed on later paper. Aquatint is still present.

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Techniques used in production

Aquatint Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.225-1948
Primary reference Number: 161543
Stephens/George: 7640
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 19 May 2015 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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