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Warren Hastings Esqr: P.197-1937

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Warren Hastings Esqr
Portrait of Warren Hastings, 1732-1818


Watson, Thomas (Printmaker)
After Reynolds, Joshua (Painter)


History note: From the collection of Alfred Morrison (1821-1897) [Lugt 151]

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Leonard Daneham Cunliffe, 1937

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th century
Production date: AD 1777


Inscription on bottom "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds" and "Engraved by Thomas Watson" and "London, March 20th 1777" and "Governor General of Bengal &c&c".

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.197-1937
Primary reference Number: 206327
Lugt: 151
Goodwin (Watson): 29.I
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Friday 15 October 2021 Last processed: Friday 15 October 2021

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

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