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Marengo: P.7-1992

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Series of Lithographic Drawings of Celebrated Horses


Printmaker: Ward, James
Printer: Simonau, Pierre
Publisher: Ackermann, Rudolph



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1992) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


19th Century
Production date: AD 1824


Proof, printed on chine collé

School or Style


Components of the work

Sheet Height 450 mm Width 545 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Marengo
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Title
  • Text: James Ward R.A. Pinx.t et Del.t / Select Proof retouched by J.W.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name

Inscription present: text in brackets added in graphite

  • Text: London, Pubd. Aug.t 1st 1824 [by Clay Ludgate Hill] & R. Ackermann Strand / [ & Dickinson]
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Printed by P Simonau.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Name

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.7-1992
Primary reference Number: 208624
Frankau (Ward): 55 earlier state
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 21 April 2016 Updated: Tuesday 25 October 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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