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La Mort de M.r D'Malbrouk: M.32-2015

Object information


La Mort de M.r D'Malbrouk


Unknown (Maker)


The decoupé paper leaf with a hand coloured etching illustrating the song, the words and music printed on the reverse on simple painted carved and pierced bone sticks.


History note: The Lennox Boyd Collection. Christies no. 8.

Legal notes

Accepted by H.M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from The Lennox Boyd Estate.

Place(s) associated

  • Paris ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04-27) by H.M. Government


18th century
Production date: circa AD 1775

School or Style


Components of the work

Leaf composed of paper Sticks composed of bone paint

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: M.32-2015
Primary reference Number: 204656
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 23 July 2015 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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