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Flowers in a lantern which hangs from the branch of a fruit tree: PD.261-1973

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Titles

Flowers in a lantern which hangs from the branch of a fruit tree

Maker(s)

Unknown (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 596 mm
Width: 473 mm

Relative size of this object

47.3 m59.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1820

School or Style

Chinese

Materials used in production

Bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.261-1973
Primary reference Number: 23103
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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