Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?]

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1890 - 1899
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Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967
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E-001-q
Description

Contents include Mt Cook lily, gentian, olearia, mountain primula, ranunculus, everlasting flowers, celmesia, ligusticum, edelweiss, blackberry, senecio, veronica, gaultheria

Drawings and text for proposed book; cf. MS Papers 489, Harris, E C Papers. Emily Harris appears to be the author of the text which includes poems

Inscriptions: Signed C Harris

Quantity: 29 watercolour(s).

Physical Description: Ink & watercolours with typescript descriptions, 310 x 250 mm

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29 watercolour(s), Ink drawings, Watercolours, Works of art, Ink & watercolours with typescript descriptions, 310 x 250 mm
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Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Ranunculus insignis. Senecio lautus. Geum albiflorum. Lake Rotoiti. (Nelson). [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-024 Description: Shows a sprig of each species in flower arranged in front of a monotone landscape of Lake Rotoiti. Accompanied by typescript page of textual commentary. N...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Gnaphalium bellidioides; Everlastings. Lycopodium billardieri. L[ycopodium] Scariosum. [189-?].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-009 Description: Shows these species growing in foreground, with an alpine district (Dun Mt.?) behind. Accompanied by typescript page of textual commentary. Numbered "8" i...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Celmisia coriacea - leather plant. [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-029 Description: Shows several leaves and flowers of this species. Accompanied by typescript page of textual commentary. Numbered "28" in pencil on both illustration and t...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Geum magellanicum. [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-020 Description: Shows cutting of leaves and yellow flowers of the geum, found by the artist at Lake Rotoiti. Accompanied by typescript page of textual commentary. Numbere...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Mount Cook lily - Ranunculus Lyallii. [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-023 Description: Shows plant of Mount Cook lily in flower, in front of a backdrop of Mount Cook and a rosy sky. Accompanied by typescript page of textual commentary. Numbe...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Gaya lyallii - Whauwhau. [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-017 Description: Shows a sprig of gaya lyallii with flowers and leaves, with decorative border of whauwhau in two corners. Accompanied by typescript page of textual commenta...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Helichrysum grandiceps - the New Zealand Edelweiss. [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-013 Description: Shows this species with its brown and gold colouring, growing in the foreground, with Mount Patriarch in the right distance. Accompanied by typescript page ...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Ligusticums. 1. Ligusticum intermedium... 2. Ligusticum aromaticum... 3. Ligusticum piliferum. [1890-1896].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-012 Description: Shows these species, some with pink flowers, arranged in front of a landscape showing Mt Arthur in the distance. Accompanied by typescript page of textual c...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :Ranunculus lyallii - Mount Cook lily. [189-?].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-002 Description: Shows large blooms of ranunculus lyallii in foreground, in front of inset landscape of Mitre Peak, surrounded by another alpine flower apparently of the celm...
Harris, Emily Cumming 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora... suggestion for cover which might be blue and gold. [ca 1894].
Date: 1890 - 1896 From: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1837?-1925 :New Zealand mountain flora. [1890s?] By: Harris, Emily Cumming, 1836?-1925 Ref: E-001-q-001 Description: Ink sketch of alpine ranunculus at bottom, beneath title, and mountains (including Mt Taranaki) at top with gentian sprig beneath them. Book title and author...