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Gloria Mundi, Trumpet Arch, [Auricula]: PD.115-1973.88

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Current Location: In storage


Gloria Mundi, Trumpet Arch, [Auricula]


Draughtsman: Robins, Thomas I



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1973) by Broughton, Henry Rogers, Major the Hon.

School or Style


Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Height 234 mm Width 158 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite with watercolour and bodycolour including white, on laid paper, laid down on album leaf, surrounded by rectangular wash borders - album leaf cut away behind drawing to show that it has been laid down on a backing sheet

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Trumpets Arch
  • Location: Above centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: mostly erased

  • Text: [all ?] lar[?] de J[?]ery
  • Location: Lower right of centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: [...?] dine de Teluse
  • Location: Below central stem
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 1; 1; 2d
  • Location: By central stem and two of the flower details
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Gloria Mundi
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1973.88
Primary reference Number: 80319
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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