Euphorbia abyssinica J.F. Gmel. (Ethiopian Tree-Spurge): finished drawing of single trunk, with details of whole and dissected fruits
- Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 12 1/2 × 9 3/4 inches (31.8 × 24.8 cm)
Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Kol-quall No 15"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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- IIIF Manifest:
James Bruce, Travels to discover the source of the Nile, in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773 , Edinburgh, 1790, p. 41-44 (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. 81, pl. 12, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA) [YCBA]