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Chinese paintings of flowering plants, hand-colored on rice paper Digital

Collection Identifier: arn00019
Scope and Contents: 18 Chinese botanical illustrations featuring insects. Gouache on pith paper, edged with silk ribbon and further applied to paper. Probably made in Canton, circa 1850.Title derived from bookseller’s description.Bookseller’s description attached to album endpage: "Hand-colored on rice paper. Oblong folio, loosely mounted in silk borders on paper backgrounds. ... These appear to have been made around 100 years ago, and are all very exquisite, each plate having some...

[Chlorophytum sp.] Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 8Identifier: arn00017, Plate 38
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Chrysanthemum Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2Identifier: arn00017, Plate 25
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Chrysanthemum and Magnolia Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2Identifier: arn00017, Plate 42
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Citrullus Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2Identifier: arn00017, Plate 16
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Citrus (fingers) [Citrus medica var. sarcodactylis], (Buddhist's fingers) Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3Identifier: arn00017, Plate 13
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Clerodendron infortunatum Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3Identifier: arn00017, Plate 41
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Cymbidium Digital

Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3Identifier: arn00017, Plate 2
Scope and Content: Forty-five original watercolors of plants mounted on paper. The watercolors may have been produced in Canton. Many bear "M. and J. Lay or J. Whatman” watermarks dated 1815 to 1819. Watercolors include butterflies, moths, or other possible pollinators. Latin names have been added in pencil.

Diapensia lapponica Digital

Item Identifier: arn00015
Scope and Contents: This collection contains 39 unnumbered leaves of vascular plant watercolors. Some of the watercolors seem to be unfinished.

Diary, 1914 Digital

File Identifier: arn00004
Scope and Content: The Fuertes collection consists of a small leather-bound notebook. The first 9 pages are a daily diary of a portion of the 1914 revolution (written in English). Most of the rest of the contents consists of miscellaneous memoranda about name and addresses, books, and finances, largely in Spanish. There are a few sketch maps of the southern Barahona...