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A Happy Christmas and New Year: P.12-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Happy Christmas and New Year


Printmaker: Nash, John Northcote



Legal notes

Through Dame Mary Cartwright

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1973-03) by MacLean, Mrs Hugh


Wood-engraving fixed on a Christmas and New Year Card

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Height 241 mm Width 152 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Image upper and lower centre
  • Method of creation: A Happy Christmas / and New Year
  • Text: John Nash.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: John Nash
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12-1973
Primary reference Number: 3406
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "A Happy Christmas and New Year" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-02-24 09:40:49

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