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George Shelley: P.44-1970

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Current Location: In storage


George Shelley


Printmaker: Bickham, George I



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1970) by White, A. B., Mrs.


18th Century
Production date: AD 1709


Cut to image. Plate used a frontispiece to Shelley's 'Natural Writing' (1709)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.44-1970
Primary reference Number: 165920
O'Donoghue: 1
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 7 May 2016 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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