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A vase of flowers: PD.17-1975

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Object information

Titles

A vase of flowers

Maker(s)

Boilly, Louis Léopold (Painter)

Notes

History note: Bought in 1951 from Wheeler

Measurements and weight

Height: 46 cm
Width: 33.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on paper on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L. Boilly pinx
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.17-1975
Primary reference Number: 2224
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 21 May 2021 Last processed: Saturday 22 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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