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Lady Pentweazle: P.14205-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Lady Pentweazle


Printmaker: Lucas, David
Painter: Smirke, Robert II (After)



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Charles Brinsley Marlay in 1912

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


18th century
Production date: AD 1832


Inscription on the back, in pencil "Pubd by the engraver 57 Harrow Road, Paddington, Jan 1832. 'Oh! that Look, - that, - I must despair of imitating'. Foot's Comedy of Taste. Took (the actor) in me of his parts."

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14205-R
Primary reference Number: 206211
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 29 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 29 November 2021

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

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