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Encyclia cordigera (Epidendrum macrochilum var. roseum): PD.992-1973

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Encyclia cordigera (Epidendrum macrochilum var. roseum)


Draughtsman: Withers, Augusta Innes



Measurements and weight

Height: 705 mm
Width: 499 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of board

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, bodycolour and graphite on cream board

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Epidendrum machrochilum / variosum
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Mrs Withers DLT/ Flower Painter to the Queen Dowager
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.992-1973
Primary reference Number: 24628
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 May 2023 Last processed: Friday 25 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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