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American pokeweed: PD.118-1973.40

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

American pokeweed

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cockerell, The Hon. Lady (Possibly)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: From the collection of Sir Charles Cockerell, Bart. and Geraldine Ponsouby, 1880

Measurements and weight

Height: 353 mm
Width: 257 mm

Relative size of this object

25.7 m35.3 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

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 40
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.118-1973.40
Primary reference Number: 31698
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 13 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "American pokeweed" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/31698 Accessed: 2022-12-06 21:13:47

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