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Musical Gem: P.286-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Musical Gem


Printmaker: Baynes, Thomas Mann
Printer: Hullmandel, Charles Joseph
Publisher: Mori & Lavenu



Legal notes

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

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1830

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Image Height 122 mm Width 193 mm
Sheet Height 192 mm Width 248 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Musical Gem 1830.
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Designed and Drawn on Stone by T.M. Baynes
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Printed by C. Hullmandel
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: The Moon's gentle splendors, mid silence divine, / O'er lake and o'er woodland still beauteously shine: / But, beneath its soft lustre no longer I see / The smile that has beamed sweeter radiance on me. / (Vide "The Maid of Elsmere")
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: London Published by Mori & Lavenu, 28, New Bond Street
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.286-1991
Primary reference Number: 18890
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 16 August 2021 Last processed: Monday 16 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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