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A Nightmare: P.26-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Nightmare
Parody of John Everett Millais's painting 'A Dream of the Past: Sir Isumbras at the Ford'
Caricature of John Ruskin, J.E. Millais, William Holman Hunt and D.G. Rossetti


Printmaker: Sandys, Frederick
Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co



Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1916-08) by Nightingale, Miss


19th century
Production date: 05-04 AD 1857

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of wove paper

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.26-R
Primary reference Number: 98807
Temporary number: T.26
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 7 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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