Skip to main content

Sir John Holt: P.313-1947

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Sir John Holt


Printmaker: Unknown
Painter: Kneller, Godfrey, baronet (After)



Legal notes

Bought from the Perceval Fund with the aid of a donation from Louis C. G. Clarke, M.A.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1947)


17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1689


With coat of arms and lettering in ink: "The Right Hon.ble Sr John Holt Knt / Lord CHIEF JUSTICE of the Court of Kings Bench / And one of their Ma/ties most Hon.ble Privy Council. Ano 1689"

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.313-1947
Primary reference Number: 168167
Chaloner Smith: 58 (Eng. not ascertained: Class I)
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 21 January 2022 Last processed: Friday 21 January 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Sir John Holt" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-12-02 09:36:49

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Sir John Holt |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-02 09:36:49|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

John Goodhard Holt

Accession Number: P.7967-R

Unknown man, bust, facing left

Accession Number: P.7981-R


Accession Number: CM.BI.2151-R

Holt Agriculture

Accession Number: CM.101-1994

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...