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Ladies of the Loftus Family: P.3084-R

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Current Location: In storage


Ladies of the Loftus Family
The Fair Stepmother


Printmaker: Stodart, Edward William
Draughtsman: Cosway, Richard (After)




History note: J B Daniell & Son sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], October 1929.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


Production date: circa AD 1890


Proof before title of print used to illustrate Frederick B. Daniell's 'A Catalogue Raisonné of the Engraved Works of Richard Cosway', London, 1890. The print issued in the volume was titled 'The Fair Stepmother'.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of chine collé
Plate Height 213 mm Width 294 mm
Sheet Height 268 mm Width 337 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E Stodart
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: Lugt 572

  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Embossed
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3084-R
Primary reference Number: 86362
O'Donoghue: p. 48 (Groups)
Lugt: 572
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 9 August 2021 Last processed: Monday 9 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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