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Orlik, a Chelsea Pensioner: P.1166-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Orlik, a Chelsea Pensioner


Printmaker: Nicholson, William



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


Circa 1895 - 1900

School or Style


Materials used in production

Coloured ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 107 mm Width 87 mm
Sheet Height 221 mm Width 170 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Orlik a Chelsea Pensioner
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title

Inscription present: inscribed in a circle

  • Text: THE DOME . LONDON .
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Embossed
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1166-1991
Primary reference Number: 24576
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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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