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Begonia and another, unidentified flower: PD.77-1985

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Begonia and another, unidentified flower
Translated as: Chrysanthumums and poinsettias






Chrysanthumums and poinsettias (description from the Messel-Rosse inventory)


History note: Colonel Leonard C. Messel (1872-1953); his daughter Anne, Countess of Rosse (1902-1992)

Legal notes

Bought with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1985) by Countess of Rosse, Anne


18th century
1700 CE - 1800 CE

School or Style

?Chinese School

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Colours

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.77-1985
Primary reference Number: 126060
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 31 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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