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Decorative vase containing Azaleas: PD.179-1973

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Decorative vase containing Azaleas


Draughtsman: Bartholomew, Valentine



Measurements and weight

Height: 422 mm
Width: 344 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1973) by Fairhaven, Henry Rogers Broughton


Production date: AD 1843

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of card

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour with gum arabic, heightened with white, over graphite on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: V. Bartholomew
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1843
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.179-1973
Primary reference Number: 22890
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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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