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Children playing with a dog: P.1040-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Children playing with a dog
Pepper's Drill


Designer: Mahoney, J.



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 1869-08-01


Cut from Good Words for the Young, August 1, 1869, illustration to Pepper's Drill, p. 495.

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 121 mm Width 183 mm
Sheet Height 132 mm Width 215 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Good Words for the Young
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: August 1, 1869
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: JM
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1040-1991
Primary reference Number: 23166
Stable URI

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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