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An alba hybrid rose and a spray of pelargonium lying on ground: PD.398-1973

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An alba hybrid rose and a spray of pelargonium lying on ground


Draughtsman: Duffield, Mary Elizabeth, (nee Rosenberg)



Measurements and weight

Height: 197 mm
Width: 258 mm

Relative size of this object

25.8 m19.7 m What does this represent?

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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 paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour on paper, laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: M.E. Duffield
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brush
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.398-1973
Primary reference Number: 23307
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 13 December 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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