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Camellia japonica insignis: PD.100-1973.22

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Camellia japonica insignis


Draughtsman: Chandler, Alfred



Measurements and weight

Height: 372 mm
Width: 284 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Production date: AD 1828 : Watermark: J. WHATMAN / TURKEY MILL / 1828

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of card

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour over graphite on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Camellia Japonica insignis
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 31
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.100-1973.22
Primary reference Number: 30545
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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