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Creator:
Luigi Balugani, 1737–1770, Italian
Formerly James Bruce, 1730–1794, British
Title:

Mimosa pigra (L.): finished drawing

Additional Title(s):

Ergett el Krown No.6

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
12 3/4 × 9 1/4 inches (32.4 × 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, upper left: " Ergett el Krown No 6"; inscribed on verso, lower right: "B"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8908
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15442
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James Bruce, Travels to discover the source of the Nile, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773 , Edinburgh, 1790, Precedes p. 35-36 (vol. 5), DT377 B88 1790+ Oversize (YCBA Rare Books) [ORBIS]

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. 88, pl. 171, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA) [YCBA]


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