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Walton: P.9-1988

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A celebrated Race-Horse, the property of Sir John Shelly, Bart., M.P.
A Series of Lithographic Drawings of Celebrated Horses


Printmaker: Ward, James
Publisher: Ackermann, Rudolph



Legal notes

Given by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum with a special contribution from the Hon. Robert Loder

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1988) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


19th century
Production date: AD 1823


Proof, printed on chine collé

School or Style


Components of the work

Sheet Height 466 mm Width 579 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Walton
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Title

Inscription present: text in brackets added in graphite

  • 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
  • Text: London, Pubd. April 1823 for J.W. by R. Ackermann Rodwell & Martin / Colnaghi & Co.
  • Location: Image lower centre right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.9-1988
Primary reference Number: 208629
Frankau (Ward): 80 earlier state
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 21 April 2016 Updated: Tuesday 25 October 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 25 October 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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