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Erica sp.: PD.108-1973.67

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Erica sp.


Draughtsman: Schweychert, Charles



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1973) by Broughton, Henry Rogers, Major the Hon.


Production date: AD 1815

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper Height 247 mm Width 186 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour with graphite within drawn black ink border, on paper, attached to album leaf

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: dess: p: C: Schweychert
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Text: dapres nature, 1815
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Erica pregnans coccinea H: L: H:
  • Location: Bottom
  • Method of creation: Black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.108-1973.67
Primary reference Number: 79686
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Audit data

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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