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Print (Engraving) of Fredrick Accum, by J. Thomson from a painting by S. Drummond, London, 1820

Inventory Number: 48545
Object Type:
Persons: S. Drummond (Original Painter)
James Thomson (Engraver)
Friedrich Christian Accum (Subject)
J. Asperne (Publisher)
Date Created: Published 1820
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Portraits Prints Collection  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: See Inventory no. 89293 for another copy.
The engraving is glued to its paper mount at the top-left and bottom left-hand corners. The mount is folded along the right-hand edge.
Inscribed "Fredrick Accum / F.R.S. &c. &c." in copperplate on the front; "LONDON, Published for the European Magazine by J. Asperne, 32 Cornhill 1st July 1820" belowthe likeness; and "Engraved by J.Thomson from an original Painting by S. Drummond Esqr. A.R.A." on the bottom edge; stamped "HOPE PORT. COLLN. OXFORD." within an oval border; "duplicate in Scientific" written in pencil on the mount.
Primary Inscriptions: See notes
Provenance: Transferred
Collection Group: Portraits Collection
Material(s): Ink on paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
320 236 mm

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