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Front cover, The Savoy, No. I: P.482-1991

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Current Location: In storage


Front cover, The Savoy, No. I
Choosing the New Hat, Front cover, The Savoy, No. II


Designer: Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1896


Front covers of The Savoy, No. I, January 1896, and No. II, April 1896, edited by Arthur Symons and published by Leonard Smithers, London.

Two covers on the same folded sheet

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 238 mm Width 179 mm
Sheet Height 255 mm Width 386 mm

Techniques used in production

Line block

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.482-1991
Primary reference Number: 18696
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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