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Harding, Sylvester, 1745 - 1809 (Artist)



  • Existence: 1745 - 1809

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Sylvester Harding watercolours commissioned by Sir Busick Harwood, 1790 - 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/HAR/4
Scope and Contents Miniatures of members of Cambridge University, 1790s, formerly mounted in a large volume but removed and remounted on individual pages following conservation work in 2013. The portraits have original annotations on their reverse, with details of the name and College of the sitter and, often, the date of the painting. This information was then used to create captions underneath each on the original mounts in the volume and has been copied across to the new conservation mounts. Portraits...
Dates: 1790 - 1952
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