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Double Viola and an unidentified pink-white Compositae: PD.115-1973.106

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Double Viola and an unidentified pink-white Compositae


Draughtsman: Robins, Thomas I



Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Height 201 mm Width 165 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite with watercolour and bodycolour 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

Inscription present: final word in brown ink

  • Text: Double blew Violet - Viola
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red and brown inks
  • Text: 1st
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1973.106
Primary reference Number: 80347
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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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