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Twelve months of flowers: April: PD.69-1973

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Current Location: Gallery 17 (Flower)


Twelve months of flowers: April


Painter: Huysum, Jacob van




History note: Bought from an unknown source by Lord Fairhaven, before 1952

Measurements and weight

Height: 76.2 cm
Width: 63.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1973) by Fairhaven, Henry Rogers Broughton

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Jacobus Van Huysum fecit
  • Location: Lower left, on edge of ledge
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: APRIL
  • Location: Lower right, on edge of ledge

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.69-1973
Primary reference Number: 1566
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 5 April 2022 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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