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Gloria Mundi, Trumpet Arch, [Auricula]: PD.115-1973.88

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Gloria Mundi, Trumpet Arch, [Auricula]


Robins, Thomas I (Draughtsman)

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support: composed of laid paper Height 234 mm Width 158 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite with watercolour and bodycolour including white, on laid paper, laid down on album leaf, surrounded by rectangular 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: Trumpets Arch
  • Location: Above centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: mostly erased

  • Text: [all ?] lar[?] de J[?]ery
  • Location: Lower right of centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: [...?] dine de Teluse
  • Location: Below central stem
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 1; 1; 2d
  • Location: By central stem and two of the flower details
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Gloria Mundi
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1973.88
Primary reference Number: 80319
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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