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Three different sorts of flowers on their stems: PD.700-1973

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Object information

Titles

Three different sorts of flowers on their stems

Maker(s)

Unknown (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 270 mm
Width: 220 mm

Relative size of this object

22 m27 m What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Rome ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1839

School or Style

Italian

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of parchment (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on parchment

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L.U. Speec---? / Roma 1839
  • Location: Lower centre

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.700-1973
Primary reference Number: 23648
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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