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Flower album: PD.102-1973

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Flower album

Maker(s)

Battie, J. (Draughtsman)

Description

Forty-five watercolours tipped in on the pages (variously watermarked) of an album bound with marbled boards and spine of vellum. Boxed.

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Flowers. / Battie. / Working / with / Peter / Brown / & / Elizabeth / Burgoyne.
  • Location: Spine
  • Method of creation: MS note on paper, stuck down
  • Text: 44. Flower drawings by J. Battie c. 1752-1764 / one by A. Fontainse. 1769.
  • Location: Left-hand endpaper, upper centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.102-1973
Primary reference Number: 30624
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Audit data

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