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Old roses, grapes and convolvulus climbing up an arcade in a fanciful gothic style with a mountain bluebird and another bird, unidentified, a tiger moth and a clouded yellow butterfly: PD.867-1973

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Current Location: In storage

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Old roses, grapes and convolvulus climbing up an arcade in a fanciful gothic style with a mountain bluebird and another bird, unidentified, a tiger moth and a clouded yellow butterfly

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Prevost, Eugene Joseph

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Measurements and weight

Height: 880 mm
Width: 750 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Graphite
Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, bodycolour and gum arabic over graphite, on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E. Prévost
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.867-1973
Primary reference Number: 24211
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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