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The Invention of the Stocking Loom: P.28-1941

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Invention of the Stocking Loom


Printmaker: Holl, Francis
Draughtsman: Elmore, Alfred (After)




History note: The printmaker; by descent to his grand-daughter, C.M. Baker

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1941-05) by Baker, C. M.


19th Century
Production date: circa AD 1849

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of wove paper
Sheet Height 567 mm Width 670 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.28-1941
Primary reference Number: 226759
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Audit data

Created: Monday 29 April 2019 Updated: Friday 7 February 2020 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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