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An Account of The Election and Return of Thomas Coster Sqr: P.88-1947

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An Account of The Election and Return of Thomas Coster Sqr
Portrait of Thomas Coster, 1684-1739


Boitard, Louis-Philippe (Printmaker)
After Groot, Johannes de (Painter)
Faber, John II (Printmaker)
Stewart, James Struthers (Calligrapher)


A page about the election of Thomas Coster in 1734 as member of parliament for Bristol.

Legal notes

Bought from the Perceval Fund with the aid of a donation from Louis C. G. Clarke, 1947

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1947)


18th century
Production date: AD/CE 1735

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Engraving Mezzotint Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.88-1947
Primary reference Number: 206123
Chaloner Smith: 91
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 8 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 8 November 2021

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-22 18:32:55

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