[Swainson, William], 1789-1855 :O[phrys] tenthredinifera of Sicily. [ca 1815]

Date
1815 - 1822
By
Swainson, William, 1789-1855
Ref
E-295-q-075-1
Description

An orchid plant showing the roots, foliage at the base and single stem with three flowers. The artist has painted one flower to show the pink, green and purple colours of the petals.

Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Title in pencil

Quantity: 1 drawing(s).

Physical Description: Pencil and watercolour, 228 x 132 mm

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Part of
Mantell, Gideon Algernon 1790-1852 :Scrapbook. [ca 1810-1840] / Mantell, Gideon Algernon 1790-1852 :Scrapbook. [ca 1810-1840]
Format
1 drawing(s), Works of art, Pencil works, Watercolours, Pencil and watercolour, 228 x 132 mm
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