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Leonotis Leonurus (Lion's Tail): PD.321-1973

Object information

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Leonotis Leonurus (Lion's Tail)


Draughtsman: Kirschner, Friedrich



Measurements and weight

Height: 356 mm
Width: 276 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Previously attributed to Barbara Regina Dietzsch [1706-1783]

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour including gouache on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Monardo disma (?)
  • Location: Verso, upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.321-1973
Primary reference Number: 23698
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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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