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Decorative urn of flowers in a niche, with insects: PD.334-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Decorative urn of flowers in a niche, with insects


Draughtsman: Dietzsch, Johann Christoph




Including fritillaries, iris and jonquils

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)
Vellum Height 333 mm Width 263 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour on vellum

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.334-1973
Primary reference Number: 23203
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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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