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Charles Maitland Bushby c. 1798-1835: PD.11-1970

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Charles Maitland Bushby c. 1798-1835

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Engleheart, John Cox Dillman

Categories

Notes

History note: By descent to the donor

Measurements and weight

Height: 83 mm
Width: 64 mm

Relative size of this object

6.4 m8.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1970) by Bushby, Dorothy, Mrs

Dating

Production date: AD 1817

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on ivory

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J C Dilman [sic] Engleheart / pinxit / 1817 / Newman St / London
  • Location: Verso, on backing card
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Charles Maitland Bushby / Madras Civil Service / d. Janry. 30, 1835
  • Location: Old label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.11-1970
Primary reference Number: 17916
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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