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The New Charade Fan: M.364-2015

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The New Charade Fan


Maker: Unknown
Artist: Woodward, George Moutard (After)




Folding fan depicting the humours of Brighton in four satires.
Paper leaf with hand coloured etching, after George Moutard Woodward, on plain wooden sticks.


History note: Lennox Boyd Estate. Christie's no. 42

Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from the Lennox Boyd Estate

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04-27) by H.M. Government


19th Century
Production date: circa AD 1806

Components of the work

Leaf composed of paper
Sticks composed of wood

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.364-2015
Primary reference Number: 204934
Sale number: 42
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 30 July 2015 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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