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Apollo and the Seasons: 40.3-22

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Apollo and the Seasons


Printmaker: Woollett, William
Designer: Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas
Draughtsman: Mortimer, John Hamilton (After)
Painter: Wilson, Richard (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


18th century
Production date: AD 1777


Unfinished etched proof, with the artists' names as in Fagan's first state, but with the marks of the graver in the margin

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Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 98 W.W. Ear.y Proof
  • Location: Sheet lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 40.3-22
Primary reference Number: 196608
Fagan (Woollett): 96 1a/VI
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Audit data

Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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