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R. Polwhele: P.14008-R

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R. Polwhele
Portrait of Richard Polwhele, 1760–1838


Printmaker: Audinet, Philip
Publisher: Nichols, John
Painter: Opie, John (After)



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Spencer George Perceval, 1923

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th century
Production date: AD 1826


Plate to Nichol's "Illustrations of Literature", 1816. Inscription on bottom "Opie pinx" and "Audinet sc." and "Born 1760; Living 1826" and "Published by J. Nichols & son, Janr 2, 1826" with facsimile of sitter's autograph.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14008-R
Primary reference Number: 205751
O'Donoghue: 1
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 17 August 2015 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

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

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