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A Garden Scene: M.56-2015

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A Garden Scene


Maker: Unknown




The paper leaf painted with a vignette of a garden scene, and two vases of flowers in frames, all against a partially stripped background with flowers, on simple ivory sticks.


History note: The Lennox Boyd Collection. Christies no. 43

Legal notes

Accepted by H.M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from The Lennox Boyd Estate

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04-27) by H.M. Government


18th century
Production date: circa AD 1775

School or Style


Components of the work

Leaf composed of paper paint
Sticks composed of ivory

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.56-2015
Primary reference Number: 205120
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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