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Creator:
unknown artist, eighteenth century
Title:

Solanum capsicoides Allioni (Nightshade): finished drawing of flowering and fruiting plant, with details of fruit and flowers

Date:
ca 1775
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
15 7/8 × 12 3/16 inches (40.3 × 31 cm), 11 5/16 × 8 9/16 inches (28.7 × 21.7 cm), and 10 1/4 × 7 1/2 inches (26 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8900
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
botanical subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15434
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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. 102, pl. 255, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA) [YCBA]


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