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Trade card for Abraham Snell, Tailor, Bristol: P.12863-R

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Current Location: In storage


Trade card for Abraham Snell, Tailor, Bristol


Printmaker: Johnson, George



Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Circa 1822 CE - Circa 1830 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Plate Height 62 mm Width 90 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: SNELL, / Taylor, / HABIT MAKER &c. / 1. Bridewell Lane, / (Corner of Nelson Street) / Bristol
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Johnson Sculp:
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12863-R
Primary reference Number: 185552
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 28 September 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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