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Passiflora holosericea (Passion Flower): PD.116-1973.9

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Passiflora holosericea (Passion Flower)

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Ehret, Georg Dionysius

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Description

Study of portion of trailing stem with leaves, flowers, fruit and tendrils.

Measurements and weight

Height: 525 mm
Width: 360 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

German

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour highlighted with gold on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: CORNUTIA flore pyramidato coeruleo, foliis incanis, Plum
  • Location: Below
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 24/2
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 60
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: G.D. Ehret. p.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1742
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.116-1973.9
Primary reference Number: 31604
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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