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Creator:
Joscelyn Gardner, born 1961, Barbadian, active in Canada
Title:

Petiveria aliacea (Mirtilla)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Creole Portraits III: “Bringing Down the Flowers”

Date:
2011
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on frosted mylar
Dimensions:
Sheet: 36 × 24 inches (91.4 × 61 cm) and Frame: 39 1/2 × 27 3/8 × 1 3/4 inches (100.3 × 69.5 × 4.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in white ink, lower left: "Petiveria aliacea (Mirtilla) 2/10"

Signed and dated in white ink, lower right: "Joscelyn Gardner - 2011"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
Copyright Status:
© The Artist
Accession Number:
B2013.23.6
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abstract art | botanical subject | collar (neckwear) | Creole | flowers (plants) | hair | hairstyling | plant | slave | slavery | torture | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:67563
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Prospects of Empire : slavery and ecology in eighteenth-century Atlantic Britain : an exhibition at the Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University, 20 October 2014 through May 1, 2015, Yale University Library, New Haven, CT, 2015, pp. 10, 11-12, 20, no. 23, fig. 8, V 2578 (YCBA)


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