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A Florentine joke: P.11906-R(63)

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A Florentine joke
The Cornhill Magazine

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Swain, Joseph
Draughtsman: Leighton, Frederic, Baron (After)

Entities

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927) by Holliday, J. R.

Dating

19th century
Production date: AD 1863

Note

Proof impression of the illustration for the periodical 'The Cornhill Magazine' to George Eliot's 'Romola', October 1862, facing page 450. Block used later for the 1880 publication of the novel, printed on toned India paper.

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11906-R(63)
Primary reference Number: 174838
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "A Florentine joke" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/174838 Accessed: 2022-12-08 06:47:26

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