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Auricula: PD.102-1973.32

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Draughtsman: Battie, J.




Tipped into album on same page as nos. 31 & 33.

Measurements and weight

Height: 91 mm
Width: 105 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and some bodycolour over traces of graphite, with white highlights on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Lord Gronby
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Indian ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.102-1973.32
Primary reference Number: 30666
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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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