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Flowers, butterflies and insects: 4172

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Current Location: In storage


Flowers, butterflies and insects






Folios bound in soft-back covers, with silk brocade and ties

Album containing 12 watercolours on pith paper

Measurements and weight

Height: 250 mm
Width: 337 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1909) by Bothamley, Rev. H.


Export album made for the Western market

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper silk

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Youqua Painter old Street No.34
  • Location: U.l. verso of first blank page (not paginated)
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: 4172
Primary reference Number: 185538
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Audit data

Created: Monday 26 September 2011 Updated: Thursday 29 February 2024 Last processed: Thursday 29 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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