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Flamingoes: PD.36-2006

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© The estate of William Nicholson. Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

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Object information

Titles

Flamingoes

Maker(s)

Nicholson, William

Measurements and weight

Height: 35 cm
Width: 28.4 cm

Relative size of this object

28.4 cm35 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2006) by Lillian Browse CBE (Mrs Sidney Lines)

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1889

Techniques used in production

Painting : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Given to LB by Marguerite Steen / 1971
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.36-2006
Primary reference Number: 136905
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Painting" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/136905 Accessed: 2021-10-14 06:32:17

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