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Tulip: PD.8-2017

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Attributed to Bosschaert, Ambrosius, the younger


History note: Tulipmania sale, Amsterdam, 16 June 1998, lot 103

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Given by Anna Pavord

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Method of acquisition: Given (2017) by Pavord, Anna


Production date: circa AD 1640

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Paper Watercolour

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Drawing : Watercolour on paper

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  • Text: 62
  • Location: Top right

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Accession number: PD.8-2017
Primary reference Number: 222729
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Created: Saturday 14 October 2017 Updated: Monday 24 February 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

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

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