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Hemorocallus (Day Lily): PD.107-1973.25

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Titles

Hemorocallus (Day Lily)

Maker(s)

Orléans, Princesse Louise d' (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 228 mm
Width: 154 mm

Relative size of this object

15.4 m22.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1830-03-16

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
Ground (material)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour on paper with a prepared ground

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L.O.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 16 Mars 1830
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.107-1973.25
Primary reference Number: 31270
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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