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The Great God Pan: P.1002-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Great God Pan


Designer: Leighton, Frederic, Baron
Printmaker: Dalziel family



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1860-07


From The Cornhill Magazine, July 1860. Illustration to "A Musical Instrument", poem by Elizabeth Barret Browning, facing p. 84.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 149 mm Width 104 mm
Sheet Height 320 mm Width 229 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: DALZIEL Sc
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 61
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1002-1991
Primary reference Number: 22850
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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