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Embroidered picture: T.21-1977

Object information

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Ground of faded yellow satin, faded polychrome silk embroidery in satin stitch, painted black outlines.
Woman with fan in landscape of rocks, bamboo, and prunus.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs. Soame Jenyns, in accordance with the wishes of her late husband, Soame Jenyns

Measurements and weight

Length: 48 cm
Width: 37.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1977-03-08) by Jenyns, Soame, Mrs.


17th Century, Late-18th Century, Early#
Circa 1650 - Circa 1749

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.21-1977
Primary reference Number: 190297
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 1 November 2012 Updated: Monday 9 October 2017 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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