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The return from St. James's with the honour of knighthood, 1790: 1749

Object information

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The return from St. James's with the honour of knighthood, 1790
Samples of grey wash


Draughtsman: Bunbury, Henry William (Attributed to)



Measurements and weight

Height: 213 mm
Width: 315 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1935) by Norman, C. K.


Formerly assigned to Thomas Rowlandson (1756/7-1827).

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black ink
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Recto: pen and brown and black ink, watercolour on paper laid down on a larger sheet with ruled and coloured borders as a mount verso: grey wash

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: T. Rowlandson, 1790
  • Location: Loewr right
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1749
Primary reference Number: 9128
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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