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Study of flowers: 740

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Study of flowers

Maker(s)

Hunt, William Henry (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 506 mm
Width: 388 mm

Relative size of this object

38.8 m50.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1850 : dating by Witt

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour heightened with white, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W.Hunt
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: With the brush
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 740
Primary reference Number: 3080
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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