Swainson, William, 1789-1855 :Dracena - new species? ; Nelson. Cabbage tree, So. Island, N. Zeal. / W.S. - 1854.

Date
1854
By
Swainson, William, 1789-1855; Leeper, Janet, active 1960s; Swainson, Edwin Newcombe, 1833-1913
Ref
A-189-001
Description

A dracena, resembling a young cabbage tree, drawn in red crayon

Likely to have been drawn on the artist's travel between Hobart and Wellington, via Nelson, on the schooner Munford, in June 1854

Drawn in red conte crayon

Other Titles - South Zealand

Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - Signed and dated in pencil. Title in pencil bottom right

Quantity: 1 drawing(s).

Physical Description: Conte crayon, 190 x 128 mm

Provenance: Previously owned by Edwin Swainson

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 drawing(s), Works of art, Crayon drawings, Conte crayon, 190 x 128 mm
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