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Creator:
unknown artist, eighteenth century
Title:

Ischaemum afrum (J.F. Gmel.) Dandy: finished drawing of inflorescence and leaves, with fifteen separate details below

Additional Title(s):

Geshe el Aube No. 16

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/2 × 9 5/8 inches (31.8 × 24.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper center: "No border but to be [...] like the rest"

Watermark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8895
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15429
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Paul Hulton, Luigi Balugani's drawings of African plants, From the collection made by James Bruce of Kinnaird on his travels to discover the source of the Nile 1767-1773 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1991, p. 109-110, pl. 43, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA)


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