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A fever haunt: P.1390-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A fever haunt
The Deeper Depth


Designer: Small, William
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


1866-03 - 1866-04


From The Quiver, March-April 1866, illustration to The Deeper Depth, p. 441.

Letterpress on verso.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 164 mm Width 119 mm
Sheet Height 252 mm Width 173 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W. SMALL
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: LINTON
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: A FEVER HAUNT. - See p. 440. / (A Sketch from Life.)
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Drawn by W. SMALL.]
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: [Engraved by LINTONS. [sic]
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1390-1991
Primary reference Number: 26856
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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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