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A vase of flowers: PD.19-1975

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A vase of flowers


Painter: Bosschaert, Ambrosius, the younger




History note: Bought from Levine and Mosley, in 1947, together with PD.18-1975

Legal notes

Bequesthed 1973, received 1974

Measurements and weight

Height: 38.3 cm
Width: 28.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1975) by Fairhaven, Henry Rogers Broughton

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of copper

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on copper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: .A.Bofschaert.
  • Location: Bottom, centre
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1634
  • Location: Bottom, centre
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.19-1975
Primary reference Number: 1133
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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