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Stylised drawings of Tulips, Anemonie and Lychnis and unidentified Butterfly: PD.109-1973.27

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Stylised drawings of Tulips, Anemonie and Lychnis and unidentified Butterfly

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Robert, Nicolas (Attributed to)

Entities

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Measurements and weight

Height: 319 mm
Width: 229 mm

Relative size of this object

22.9 m31.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Graphite
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, ink, watercolour and bodycolour on vellum

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: against relevant drawing

  • Text: Tulipe fouettée
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Ink

Inscription present: against relevant drawing

  • Text: Anemone rouge-orangé
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

Inscription present: against relevant drawing

  • Text: Double / couleur
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Ink

Inscription present: against relevant drawing

  • Text: Tulipe / burinée
  • Location: Centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

Inscription present: against relevant drawing

  • Text: Couqu elourde / dou blé
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.109-1973.27
Primary reference Number: 31304
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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