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Pike: P.15187-R

Object information

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Printmaker: Ward, James




A large adult pike, head facing left, centre of the sheet


History note: Mrs. E. Ward, the artist's grand-daughter

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1885)


19th century
Production date: AD 1824

School or Style


Components of the work

Sheet Height 280 mm Width 385 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JWARD
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: doe for Sir John Leicester
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.15187-R
Primary reference Number: 307244
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 27 October 2021 Updated: Wednesday 27 October 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 27 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Pike" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-01-31 16:35:05

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