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Monstrosities of 1827: 34.14-241

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Monstrosities of 1827


Printmaker: Cruikshank, George
Publisher: Humphrey, George



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


19th century
Production date: AD 1827


'& 1828' added in ink at the end of the title.

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Hand colouring

Identification numbers

Accession number: 34.14-241
Primary reference Number: 186029
Stephens/George: 15467
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Created: Thursday 5 January 2012 Updated: Thursday 24 April 2014 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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