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Trade card for Puttick & Simpson, Literary, Musical & Fine Art, Auctioneers: P.12585-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Trade card for Puttick & Simpson, Literary, Musical & Fine Art, Auctioneers

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1923) by Perceval, Spencer George

Dating

19th Century
Circa 1846 - Circa 1869

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Stipple
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Mess..rs Puttick & Simpson, / Literary, Musical & Fine Art, / Auctioneers, / 47 Leicester Square, London, W.C.
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name
  • Text: Est.bd 1794 Formerly the Mansion of Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A.
  • Location: Plate upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: These rooms have been recetnly re-doceorated & lighted by electricity
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: L'hall Press Fecit
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name
  • Text: Proof
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12585-R
Primary reference Number: 184762
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Trade card for Puttick & Simpson, Literary, Musical & Fine Art, Auctioneers" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/184762 Accessed: 2023-09-29 02:46:01

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