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Robert Blyth, 1750–1784, Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium Canadense, Calceolus Maria), 1770
Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium Canadense, Calceolus Maria)
- Watercolor and gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 14 7/8 × 10 5/8 inches (37.8 × 27 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Cypripedium Canadense"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "15 | Olive"; in pen and black ink, lower right: "Calceolus Maria"
Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "R. Blyth pinxt. 1770."
- 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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