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Opium poppy (Double scarlet feathered) from the back: PD.870-1973

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Opium poppy (Double scarlet feathered) from the back


Draughtsman: Prévost, Jean Louis (?)



Legal notes

Bequeathed 1973.

Measurements and weight

Height: 280 mm
Width: 194 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Ground (material)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour with prepared ground on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.L Prevost
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.870-1973
Primary reference Number: 24218
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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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