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Botanical study: PD.590-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Botanical study


Draughtsman: Gear, Lucy



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1826-01-21

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of tissue paper ( laid down)
Tissue Paper Height 358 mm Width 272 mm

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L. Gear
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Jany. 21st. - 1826
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.590-1973
Primary reference Number: 23467
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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