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George Bernard Shaw


Sullivan, Edmund Joseph (Printmaker)


History note: Stevens & Brown Ltd sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], July 1930.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


20th century
Production date: AD 1929


One of 60 impressions.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Plate Height 263 mm Width 200 mm
Sheet Height 318 mm Width 245 mm

Techniques used in production

Retroussage Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1929
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: George Bernard Shaw
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Edmund J. Sullivan
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: Lugt 572

  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Embossed
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3067-R
Primary reference Number: 86325
Lugt: 572
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 13 December 2021 Last processed: Monday 13 December 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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