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Portrait of Thomas Hood: PD.134-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Thomas Hood


Draughtsman: Maclise, Daniel




History note: Sotheby's 2/11/1967 (lot 176), bt. C. J. Sawyer; Chas. James Sawyer, Booksellers, 12 & 13 Grafton Street, London (their catalogue of 1969, no.278); bt. Batchelor May 1968

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


19th Century
Circa 1830 CE - Circa 1835 CE


Possibly a drawing for 'Fraser's Magazine'. Maclise did a series of 81 sketches of eminent persons, 1830-38.

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on buff paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.134-2015
Primary reference Number: 214010
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 31 January 2017 Updated: Wednesday 24 November 2021 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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