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Sweet Peas (Quitro) and violas: PD.107-1973.28

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Sweet Peas (Quitro) and violas

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Orléans, Princesse Louise d'

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Measurements and weight

Height: 283 mm
Width: 220 mm

Relative size of this object

22 m28.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1830-07 - 1831

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Ground (material)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour on paper with a prepared ground

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Louise d' Orléans
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1831 / commence au mois Juilliet 1830
  • Location: Lower centre, following the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.107-1973.28
Primary reference Number: 31273
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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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