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Notes on the Fire: P.1199-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Notes on the Fire


Designer: Pinwell, George John
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 1868-01-01


Cut from Good Words, 1 January 1868, one of two illustration to Notes on the Fire, p. 49.

Letterpress on verso.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 101 mm Width 126 mm
Sheet Height 236 mm Width 163 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JGP
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: DALZIEL SC
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Good Words, Jan.1, 1868.]
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 49
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1199-1991
Primary reference Number: 25032
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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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