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Centifolia rose with peacock butterfly: PD.884-1973

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Centifolia rose with peacock butterfly

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Redouté, Pierre Joseph

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Measurements and weight

Height: 196 mm
Width: 147 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

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P.J. Redouté
  • Location: Lower right of centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.884-1973
Primary reference Number: 24249
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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