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Pineapple grown in Sir Matthew Decker's garden at Richmond, Surrey: 357

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Pineapple grown in Sir Matthew Decker's garden at Richmond, Surrey

Maker(s)

Painter: Netscher, Theodorus

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Dating

Production date: AD 1720

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Canvas Height 84.5 cm Width 95.2 cm
Frame Height 96.7 cm Width 107.8 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: PERENNI MEMORIAE / MATTHAEI DECKER BARONETII / ET THEODORI NETZCHER ARMIGERI / STROBILUS HIC / REGIO CONVIVIO DIGNATUS / JSTIUSIMPENSIS RICHMONDIEA CREVIT / HUJUS ARTE ETIAMNUM CRESCERE VIDETUR. / H. Watkins inscripsit A.D. / 1720
  • Location: In front of the plant, on a tablet
  • Text: 1720
  • Location: In front of the plant, on a tablet
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 357
Primary reference Number: 1712
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 3 December 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Pineapple grown in Sir Matthew Decker's garden at Richmond, Surrey" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1712 Accessed: 2022-09-28 05:25:55

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