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The Turf-Macaroni: P.2028-1991

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Current Location: In storage


The Turf-Macaroni
The Duke of Grafton
Caricatures, Macaronies & Characters by sundry ladies gentlemen artists &c


Printmaker: Bunbury, Henry William (Probably)
Publisher: Darly, Matthew



Legal notes

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1770

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( traces of old paper mounts on verso)
Plate Height 150 mm Width 102 mm
Sheet Height 150 mm Width 102 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 12
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Pubd. by MDarly No. 39 Strand.
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2028-1991
Primary reference Number: 94827
Stephens/George: 4634
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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