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Centifolia roses in bloom and in bud: PD.840-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Centifolia roses in bloom and in bud


Draughtsman: Nigg, Joseph



Measurements and weight

Height: 300 mm
Width: 215 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Ground (material)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour on prepared dark ground on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J. Nigg
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brush
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.840-1973
Primary reference Number: 24097
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 13 December 2019 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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