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Connoisseurs in a Print Shop: P.846-R

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Current Location: In storage


Connoisseurs in a Print Shop


Printmaker: Cruikshank, George



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912-01) by Bruton, H.W.


Production date: AD 1828


From Catalogue Raisonné of the Select Collection of Engravings of an Amateur, by John Wilson, London, 1828

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 127 mm Width 201 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: George Cruikshank
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Connoisseurs in a Print Shop
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.846-R
Primary reference Number: 1269
Cohn: 854
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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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