Millettia ferruginea (Hochst) Baker: finished drawing
- Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 16 × 12 inches (40.6 × 30.5 cm)
Inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, lower center: "Sasso or Buberra No 1 the flower dissected in parts to be transferred from the | other Leaf No 2 & distributed as gracefully as possible at the bottom of this"; inscribed on verso in graphite, center left: "indigofera"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
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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. 88, pl. 167, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA)