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Nightflower, Arabian: PD.125-1973.101

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Nightflower, Arabian

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Goodall, William (British)
Edwards, Sydenham Teast (After)

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Measurements and weight

Height: 323 mm
Width: 190 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

Copy after Sydenham T. Edwards 'Botanical Register', plate 1, March 1, 1815

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Ink and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Diandria, / Monogynia
  • Location: Top centre
  • Method of creation: Orange-red ink
  • Text: 21
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Orange-red ink
  • Text: E. Indies
  • Location: Bottom left
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Text: +Jasminum Sambac (these two words in red ink) / Nyctanthes, Sambac, / h / foliis inferioribus cordatis, dotusis; superioribus ovatis, acutis, glabris: ramis, / petiolis, pedunculis calycibusque rillosis; racemis solitariis, simplicibus
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: W. Goodall
  • Location: Bottom centre
  • Method of creation: Orange-red ink
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.125-1973.101
Primary reference Number: 32182
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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