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Stone bust of Flora, garlanded with flowers: PD.647-1973

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Stone bust of Flora, garlanded with flowers


Draughtsman: Henstenburgh, Herman




History note: With Levine and Mosley, September 1942, from whom bought by the 2nd Lord Fairhaven

Measurements and weight

Height: 442 mm
Width: 348 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, bodycolour and gum Arabic over graphite, surrounded by border of black wash, on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: H. Henstenbergh fec=
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.647-1973
Primary reference Number: 23560
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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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