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George Shaw, M.D. F.R.S. Author of General Zoology: P.14017-R

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George Shaw, M.D. F.R.S. Author of General Zoology
Portrait of Dr George Shaw, 1751-1813


Printmaker: Holl, William I
Publisher: Thornton, Robert John
Painter: Russell, 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 1803


Inscription on bottom "Back view of the British Museum" and "Russell R.A. Portrait Painter to their Majesties pinxt".

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14017-R
Primary reference Number: 205760
O'Donoghue: 1
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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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