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Dr Byron at a coffe house: PD.26-2004

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Dr Byron at a coffe house


Crowe, Eyre



Legal notes

Given by Michael C. Jaye in memory of Mrs Angela Crookenden, 2004

Measurements and weight

Height: 177 mm
Width: 100 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004) by Jaye, Michael

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Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dr. Byron / at a Coffe House / System of Short Hand / Manchester / Died 1763
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: In graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Eyre Crowe / T.O.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: In ink
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.26-2004
Primary reference Number: 98821
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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