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?Begonia and Asclepias: PD.115-1973.2

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Current Location: In storage


?Begonia and Asclepias


Draughtsman: Robins, Thomas I



Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Height 237 mm Width 203 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and some gum Arabic over graphite on laid paper, laid down on album leaf, surrounded by wash and ink lines

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: from Mississippi
  • Location: Above stem
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 2
  • Location: Lower stem
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1973.2
Primary reference Number: 79760
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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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