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The World Grown Odd & Crazy: P.138-2015

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Current Location: In storage


The World Grown Odd & Crazy


Printmaker: Wilson, George
Publisher: Ashton, Sarah



Legal notes

Accepted in lieu of Inheritance Tax by H M Government from the estate of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum 2138

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04) by H.M. Government


18th Century
1797 -


Published by Ashton & Co. No. 28 Little Britain

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.138-2015
Primary reference Number: 210678
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Audit data

Created: Friday 23 December 2016 Updated: Thursday 23 June 2022 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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