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St Swithin Patron Saint of Umbrellas Makers: P.222-1941

Object information

Current Location: In storage


St Swithin Patron Saint of Umbrellas Makers
Scraps and Sketches, Part II, plate 6


Printmaker: Cruikshank, George



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1941-12) by Palgrave, Francis, Rev. and Annora, Miss


Production date: AD 1829


From Scraps and Sketches, Part II, London 1829

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 279 mm Width 375 mm
Sheet Height 335 mm Width 430 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Designed Etched & Published by George Cruikshank November 1st. 1829
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.222-1941
Primary reference Number: 329
Cohn: 180 II vi
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

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

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