COLLECTION Identifier: arn00020
Chinese paintings of flowering plants [Another series]
Scope and Contents
11 Chinese paintings of flowering plants from approximately 1850. Gouache on pith paper, edged with silk ribbon and further applied to paper. Title derived from note in album. Sheets detached from album. Album stored in separate shared box.
- circa 1850
Conditions Governing Access
Restricted: Material extremely fragile. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
Extent0.5 linear feet (1 box, 1 shared flat box) : 11 sheets: color illustrations ; detached from album with woven floral silk cover ; 22 x 34 cm + 25 x 38 cm
Purchase from bookseller S.N. Rhoads of Philadelphia, July 1912. Number: 26, 997.
- Chinese paintings of flowering plants [Another series], circa 1850: A Guide.
- Botany Libraries, Arnold Arboretum Library (Cambridge), Harvard University.
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