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Vase of flowers and fruit: M.67

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 2

Titles

Vase of flowers and fruit

Maker(s)

Os, Jan van (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 80.1 cm
Width: 58.6 cm

Relative size of this object

58.6 cm80.1 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J:Van Os. fecit
  • Location: Lower left along the edge of the slab
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.67
Primary reference Number: 1729
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 9 February 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 9 February 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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