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Double Stock with butterfly: PD.350-1973

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Double Stock with butterfly


Draughtsman: Bayer, Johann Christoph



Acquisition and important dates

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


Previously attributed to Johann Christoph Dietzsch [1710-1769]

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Materials used in production

Ground (material)

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)
Vellum Height 286 mm Width 207 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Goauche on prepared black ground on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No. 4
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.350-1973
Primary reference Number: 22905
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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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