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Caltha palustris (Marsh Marigold, Kingcup): PD.730-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Caltha palustris (Marsh Marigold, Kingcup)


Draughtsman: Calmelet, Hedwig



Acquisition and important dates

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


1881-03 - 1881-04

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Paper Height 160 mm Width 146 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour over graphite outline on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Renonculac├ęs. / Hell├ębores. / Caltha Palustris
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Text: H.G. Calmelet
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Mars - Avril 1881
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.730-1973
Primary reference Number: 23087
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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