Skip to main content

Odontoglossum nebulosum (O. apterum): PD.409-1973

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Odontoglossum nebulosum (O. apterum)

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Durham, Cornelius B.

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 566 mm
Width: 390 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1973) by Fairhaven, Henry Rogers Broughton

Dating

Production date: AD 1872-06

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: O. nebulossum
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: C.B. Durham
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: June 1872
  • Location: Lower centre, following the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Mexico
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.409-1973
Primary reference Number: 23328
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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 (2024) "Odontoglossum nebulosum (O. apterum)" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/23328 Accessed: 2024-04-19 00:51:45

Citation for Wikipedia

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

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/23328 |title=Odontoglossum nebulosum (O. apterum) |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-19 00:51:45|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:

https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/api/v1/objects/object-23328

More objects and works of art you might like

CM.PB-29-R%282%29.JPG

Accession Number: CM.PB-29-R

Seated Buddha

Accession Number: O.29-1991

Buy my fat Chickens

Accession Number: 3.G.22-29

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...