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Still life on a stone slab. A decorated vase of mixed flowers, a tazza of peaches & grapes, a cup & saucer, an open book and bunch of black grapes & playing cards, a mandoline rests on the stone base of a capital (?): PD.1077-1973

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Still life on a stone slab. A decorated vase of mixed flowers, a tazza of peaches & grapes, a cup & saucer, an open book and bunch of black grapes & playing cards, a mandoline rests on the stone base of a capital (?)

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Jaquotot, Marie Victoire

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 64 mm
Width: 83 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

One of a set of six with PD.1072-1973, PD.1073-1973, PD.1074-1973, PD.1075-1975, PD.1076-1973.

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Gouache

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down) card

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Gouache on paper laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: VH ??
  • Location: Right of centre, on slab
  • Type: Initials

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.1077-1973
Primary reference Number: 2720
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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