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Strelitzia regina [sic]: PD.119-1973.12

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Titles

Strelitzia regina [sic]

Maker(s)

Cockerell, The Hon. Lady (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Sir Charles Cockerell; Gerald Ponsonby; The Hon. Henry Rogers Broughton, 2nd Lord Fairhaven

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Graphite
Gum arabic
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of card Height 360 mm Width 260 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, bodycolour with gum Arabic and some ink over slight traces of graphite on card

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: oval; surrounding a coat of arms with a lion and unicorn rampant

  • Text: JOHN PARSONS BRISTOL
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Blind stamp
  • Text: Strelitzia Regina
  • Location: Below, right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 12
  • Location: Verso, upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.119-1973.12
Primary reference Number: 81001
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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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