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Creator:
Luigi Balugani, 1737–1770, Italian
Title:

Senecio gigas Vatke (Tree Groundsel): finished drawing of budding shoot

Part Of:

Collective Title: Forty-one Botanical Drawings with Notes in Three Dark Green cloth Volumes

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 15/16 x 12 5/16in. (40.5 x 31.3cm) and Binding: 16 inches (40.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "4"; lower center: "Maraqua"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6467d
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:58113
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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. 78, pl. 8, QK98.183 B2 H85 1991 (YCBA)


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