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Japanese Tree Peony, by Lucy Cust

Image attached to PD.307-1973

An image of Paeonia suffruticosa (Paeonia moutan var. B., Moutan or Japanese Tree Peony). Cust, Lucy (British, active c. 1815). Watercolour with traces of bodycolour and gum Arabic over faint traces of graphite outline on card, height 541 mm, width 694 mm, 1815. Acquisition: bequeathed 1973 by Henry Rogers Broughton Fairhaven.

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Paeonia suffruticosa (Paeonia moutan var. B., Moutan or Japanese Tree Peony). Cust, Lucy (British, active c. 1815). Watercolour with traces of bodycolour and gum Arabic over faint traces of graphite outline on card, height 541 mm, width 694 mm, 1815. Acquisition: bequeathed 1973 by Henry Rogers Broughton Fairhaven.

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  • Accession Number: PD.307-1973
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/18.0
  • Focal length: 63
  • Camera: GFX 50S
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 800 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 88.83kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 18/1
  • Captured: 2018:04:22 23:39:53

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19th Century _WF_Fairhaven botanical British School drawing English Fitz_PDP floral flowers Lucy Cust Paeoniaceae paeony peonies peony pink sprig watercolour

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