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Henry Beaufoy Esqr M.P.: P.185-1937

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Henry Beaufoy Esqr M.P.
Portrait of Henry Hanbury Beaufoy, 1750-1795


Ward, William (Printmaker)
Ward, William (Publisher)
After Gainsborough, Thomas (Painter)

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Bequeathed by Leonard Daneham Cunliffe, 1937

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Cunliffe, Leonard Daneham


18th century
Production date: AD 1797


Inscription on bottom "Painted by Thos. Gainsborough R.A." and "Publish'd Jany. 1 1797 by W Ward Delancy Place, Hampstead Road" and "Engraved by W. Ward".

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Accession number: P.185-1937
Primary reference Number: 206325
Chaloner Smith: 5.II
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Friday 21 January 2022 Last processed: Friday 21 January 2022

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

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