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Sir Humphrey Davy Bart: P.13862-R-9

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Sir Humphrey Davy Bart
Portrait of Humphry Davy, 1778-1829


Printmaker: Walker, William
Publisher: Walker, William
Painter: Jackson, John (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 1830


Inscription on bottom "President of the Royal Society, Associate of the Royal Institute of France &c &c", and "Lady Davy this plate is forth permission most respectfully Dedicated by Her Ladyships most obedient humble Servant W. Walker" and "Private Plate Excudit 1st June 1830 by Willm Walker No.22 London Street Edinburgh" and "Engraved by W. Walker, from the original picture in Lady Davy's possession by John Jackson Esqr R.A."

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13862-R-9
Primary reference Number: 205275
O'Donoghue: 3
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 29 May 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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