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An urn of flowers: PD.56-1975

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An urn of flowers


Woensel, Petronella van (Painter)


History note: Bought from Levine and Mosley in 1946

Measurements and weight

Height: 41.9 cm
Width: 35.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1975) by Fairhaven, Henry Rogers Broughton


Production date: CE 1827

School or Style


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: P Van Woenfel F
  • Location: Lower right, on edge of ledge
  • Signature
  • Text: 1827
  • Location: Lower right, on edge of ledge
  • Date

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.56-1975
Primary reference Number: 2162
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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