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Old Inns etched by Edwin Edwards: P.985-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Old Inns etched by Edwin Edwards
First Division - Eastern England


Printmaker: Edwards, Edwin
Printer: Delâtre






History note: Given by Mrs. Edwards to Sir Herbert Thompson about 1892.

Measurements and weight

Height: 484 mm
Width: 395 mm

Relative size of this object

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Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920-12) by Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart


Production date: AD 1873


6 sheets of letterpress, 1 frontispiece and 52 numbered plates

In three parts, published in London 1873-80-81

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.985-R
Primary reference Number: 1849
Béraldi: 242-376
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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