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Creator:
James Bruce, 1730–1794, British
Title:

Gardenia ternifolia Schum.& Thonn. (Wild Gardenia): finished drawing

Additional Title(s):

Aquariti (leaves, flowers and fruit)

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 × 12 3/8 inches (40.6 × 31.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, upper right: "Agu Aquariti"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9117
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
botanical subject
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15545
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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. 97-97, pl. 28, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA)


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