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Professor John Playfair: P.13585-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Professor John Playfair
Portrait of John Playfair


Printmaker: Thomson, James (C18th)
Publisher: Colburn, Henry



Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Production date: AD 1819


Illustration to the 'New Monthly Magazine'. 1819

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13585-R
Primary reference Number: 204486
O'Donoghue: 4
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Audit data

Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Thursday 15 December 2016 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Professor John Playfair" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-09-25 17:57:15

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