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Escaped: P.1003-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Designer: Leighton, Frederic, Baron
Printmaker: Linton, William James



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 1863-01 : Published as a book in 1880.


From The Cornhill Magazine, January 1863. Illustration to "Romola" by George Eliot, facing p. 29.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 158 mm Width 102 mm
Sheet Height 325 mm Width 241 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W.J. LINTON Sc
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 54
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1003-1991
Primary reference Number: 22855
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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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