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Nehemiah Grew, M.D.: P.14012-R

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Nehemiah Grew, M.D.
Portrait of Dr Nehemiah Grew, 1641-1712


Printmaker: Newton, Robert
Publisher: Thornton, Robert John
Painter: White, Robert (After)



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Bequeathed by Spencer George Perceval, 1923

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th century
1800 - 1810


Plato to Thornton's "Botanical Plates", 1810. Inscription on bottom "Nehemiah Grew, M. D. Secretary to the Royal Society" and "Gresham College, where the first Meetings of the Royal Society were held" and "Newton Sculp." and "London Published for Dr. Thornton November 1st 1800."

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14012-R
Primary reference Number: 205755
O'Donoghue: 2
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 17 August 2015 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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