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Still-life various fruits and flowers in vases and bowls, standing on a marble ledge, surrounded by Bullfinch, Swallowtail, Red Admiral: PD.985-1973

Object information

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Titles

Still-life various fruits and flowers in vases and bowls, standing on a marble ledge, surrounded by Bullfinch, Swallowtail, Red Admiral

Maker(s)

Wink, Johann Amandus (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 178 mm
Width: 223 mm

Relative size of this object

22.3 m17.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1795

School or Style

German

Materials used in production

Varnish
Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of copper

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on copper covered with matt varnish

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Joan. Amand. Wink. pinx 1795
  • Location: Recto, bottom
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.985-1973
Primary reference Number: 24611
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 13 December 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Still-life various fruits and flowers in vases and bowls, standing on a marble ledge, surrounded by Bullfinch, Swallowtail, Red Admiral" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/24611 Accessed: 2022-08-19 23:49:21

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