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Study of three Carrots (Daucus carrota): PD.115-1973.86

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Study of three Carrots (Daucus carrota)


Draughtsman: Henstenburgh, Herman



Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Height 240 mm Width 167 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite with watercolour and bodycolour including white on paper, laid down on album leaf, surrounded by rectangular ink and wash borders - album leaf cut away behind drawing to show that it has been laid down on a backing sheet

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: HB: fe:=
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Type: Initials

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1973.86
Primary reference Number: 80317
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 September 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 6 September 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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