Fireflies and Gadfly, after the Original by John White in the British Museum [Caribbean and Oceanic, No. 7 A]
- Watercolor with pen in brown ink and gray ink, over graphite, with gouache on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
- Sheet: 7 5/8 × 7 1/8 inches (19.4 × 18.1 cm)
Inscribed in pen with brown-green ink, over graphite, center: "A flye which in the night | Semeth a flame of fyer."; inscribed in pen with brown-green ink, lower center: "A dangerous byting flye."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- © Estate of the Artist
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- animal art
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Mrs. P. D. H. Page, 20th century, Fireflies and Gadfly, after the Original by John White in the British Museum [Caribbean and Oceanic, No. 7 A], undated
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