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The School for Scandal: M.63-2015

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The School for Scandal


Publisher: Sarah Ashton & Co.
Engraver: Cooper, Richard (unidentified)
Artist: Bunbury, Henry William (After)




The paper leaf a stipple engraving by Richard Cooper, after H.W. Bunbury (Caricacturist), on plain wooden sticks.


History note: The Lennox Boyd Collection. Christies no. 58

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


18th Century
Production date: AD 1796

School or Style


Components of the work

Leaf composed of paper
Sticks composed of wood

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.63-2015
Primary reference Number: 205127
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The School for Scandal" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-04-15 16:22:04

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