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Love in her eye sits playing: P.109-1959

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Love in her eye sits playing


Printmaker: Smith, John Raphael
Painter: Peters, Matthew William (After)




History note: From the John Charrington and JAC Younger collections. Sotheby's 21.5.1959, lot 359 (called Mrs. Jordan).

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1959) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th Century
Production date: AD 1778

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.109-1959
Primary reference Number: 176854
Chaloner Smith: 187-II
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 10 January 2023 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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