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Lathyrus latifolius: 2952A

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Lathyrus latifolius


Draughtsman: Ehret, Georg Dionysius




History note: A.A. VanSittart (Lugt 2479 -ter)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1862) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)
Vellum Height 251 mm Width 168 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on vellum

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Lathyrus latifolius. Lin:
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

Inscription present: original VanSittart numbering, faint

  • Text: 283
  • Location: Top right-hand corner

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2952A
Primary reference Number: 5790
Lugt: 2479
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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