Skip to main content

Machines: P.14200-R-120

An image of Print

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Object information

Awaiting location update




Printmaker: Unknown




Showing four machines in two images, the bram crane, the claw crane, archimede's grappling crane and burning mirror, and the greek dophin.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Spencer George Perceval, 1923

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14200-R-120
Primary reference Number: 206033
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Wednesday 13 July 2016 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Machines" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-04-24 11:19:31

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Machines |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-24 11:19:31|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Machines</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Advertising for Read's Hydraulic Machine

Accession Number: P.14200-R-72

Cast of the Reverse Side of a Medal

Accession Number: M.3B-1995


Accession Number: CM.BI.2087-R

Finback Chair

Accession Number: M.1-2005

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...