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When we came in, they set Meat before us...: P.2027-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


When we came in, they set Meat before us...
Fox and the Evil Eye
George Fox's Journal


Printmaker: Spence, Robert



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912-07) by Spence, Robert


Illustration to George Fox's Journal

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 200 mm Width 151 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: When we came in, they set Meat before us (...) Fox his Journal, 1652 Bradford
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: Robert Spence
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2027-R
Primary reference Number: 9518
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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) "When we came in, they set Meat before us..." Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-03-03 03:43:40

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