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Clift, William, 1775-1849 (museum curator and scientific illustrator)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1775 - 1849

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

 File — Box: MS Add.8812/1-239: Box 1

From William Clift, College of Surgeons, to [?], 2 Apr. 1822

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8812/34
Scope and Contents

A sketch he made of bridge, boats and figures on Paddington Canal was taken to Paris and lithographed; Clift was sent four impressions, which Dr Evenius, a Prussian, left at Dover until Clift paid duty; he requests them to be sent to King's Warehouse, London, for him to pay duty

Dates: 2 Apr. 1822
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