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Oriental vase of flowers with nest of eggs: PD.182-1973

Object information

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Oriental vase of flowers with nest of eggs


Draughtsman: Bartholomew, Valentine



Measurements and weight

Height: 429 mm
Width: 321 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1830

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of card

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: V. Bartholomew
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1830
  • Location: Lower left, following the above
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.182-1973
Primary reference Number: 22893
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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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