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Pot of flowers and fruit: PD.17-1966

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Object information

Titles

Pot of flowers and fruit

Maker(s)

Bloemers, Arnoldus (Painter)

Notes

History note: Bought from Levine and Mosley in 1945

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Major the Hon H.R. Broughton, Lord Fairhaven

Measurements and weight

Height: 46.4 cm
Width: 40.7 cm

Relative size of this object

40.7 cm46.4 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1966) by Broughton, Henry Rogers, Major the Hon.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AB
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 1836
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.17-1966
Primary reference Number: 1110
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 October 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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