Skip to main content

Alpine Lady-fern: P.12473-R

An image of Photographic print

Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Object information


Alpine Lady-fern
Alpine Lady Fern


Glaisher, Cecilia (Printmaker)


Photogenic drawing contact negative. Five fronds. Similar composition to. P.12474-R

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr J. W. L. Glaisher

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


19th century
Circa 1850 - Circa 1858

School or Style


Components of the work

Sheet Height 448 mm Width 290 mm

Techniques used in production

Photogenic drawing

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12473-R
Primary reference Number: 183480
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 November 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Alpine Lady-fern" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-07-07 17:58:34

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Alpine Lady-fern |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-07 17:58:34|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Alpine Lady-fern"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Alpine Lady-fern</figcaption>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Alpine Lady-fern

Accession Number: P.12474-R

Alpine Lady-fern

Accession Number: P.12467-R

Alpine Lady-fern

Accession Number: P.12466-R

Alpine Lady-fern

Accession Number: P.12253-R

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...