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Girl with a dead bird: PD.45-1948

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Girl with a dead bird


Miniaturist: Marchinhès, Pierre François


Legal notes

Bequeathed 1946 through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 32 mm
Width: 27 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss


Production date: AD 1770

School or Style


Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Enamelled : Enamel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Marcinhes / à Verdoy [or Versoy] / 1770
  • Location: Verso

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.45-1948
Primary reference Number: 18264
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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