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Phlox: PD.209-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A light sketch of a plant with a small flower


Draughtsman: Booth, Raymond C.



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1953

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Paper Height 429 mm Width 261 mm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Recto: oil paint verso: graphite and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: R.C. Booth
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1953
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.209-1973
Primary reference Number: 23000
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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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