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Maria Bushby 1773-1850: PD.14-1970

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Current Location: In storage


Maria Bushby 1773-1850


Miniaturist: Hazlehurst, Thomas (?)



History note: By descent to the donor

Measurements and weight

Height: 68 mm
Width: 58 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1790


Formerly attributed to Abraham Daniel. Forms a pair with PD.13-1970.

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on ivory

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.14-1970
Primary reference Number: 17978
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 March 2015 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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