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Barrenwort or Epimedium and Yellow Restharrow or Ononis: PD.115-1973.107

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Barrenwort or Epimedium and Yellow Restharrow or Ononis


Draughtsman: Robins, Thomas I



Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Height 223 mm Width 154 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite with watercolour and bodycolour 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: Ononis / yellow bis...[?] or Restharrow
  • Location: Upper left of centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Barrenwort or Epimedium
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 1st
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1973.107
Primary reference Number: 80348
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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