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[The Disloya]l Favourite [or the Unfortunate S]tates-man: P.134-1942

Object information


[The Disloya]l Favourite [or the Unfortunate S]tates-man


Unknown (Printmaker)


Broadside ballad, title partly torn away. 'To the Tune of Sawny will ne'er be my Love again', 'Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke.'

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942-09) by Barron, E. Evelyn


17th Century
Circa 1674 - Circa 1679

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Sheet Height 209 mm Width 313 mm

Techniques used in production

Letterpress Woodcut

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: First line of verse

  • Text: Tommy was a Lord of high renown...
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.134-1942
Primary reference Number: 240288
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 19 February 2020 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "[The Disloya]l Favourite [or the Unfortunate S]tates-man" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-07-02 16:04:09

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