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Henry Baker: P.13862-R-2

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Henry Baker
Portrait of Henry Baker, 1698-1774


Printmaker: Nutter, William
Publisher: Nichols, John
Painter: Thomson, Henry (After)



Legal notes

Given by Mrs Robertson through A. Popham, 1933

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Mrs. Robertson


19th century
Production date: AD 1812


Inscription on bottom "Thomson pinxit" and "Nutter Sculpt." and "Henry Baker, Fellow of the Royal and Antiquarian Societies and of the Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce. Author of "The Microscope made easy" "Employment for the Microscope" and other Works. Born May 8, 1698, died Nov 25, 1774" and "Published by J. Nichols & Son Jan. 1st 1812.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13862-R-2
Primary reference Number: 205268
O'Donoghue: 1
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 29 May 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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