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Aeschelus Hippocastanum (Heptandria Monogynia), formerly in an album (Vol.I, 7); Horse Chestnut. 1776
Collage of coloured papers, with bodycolour and watercolour, on black ink background
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Height: 321 millimetres
Width: 222 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See bibliographic references in curator's comment for 1897-5-5-1. Composition made at Bulstrode Park.
Exhibition label 1992:
'The horse chestnut is indigenous to the Balkans and was introduced to this country during the early seventeenth century'.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1986 Sept. - Nov., NY, Pierpont Morgan Library, Mrs Delany's Flower Collages, no.79
1992 Sept. - Dec. BM, Flower Collages of Mary Delany
1994 May-Jul, Cardiff, Nat Mus of Wales, 'Mary Delany' (no cat.)
1995 Nov-Dec, Dublin, NG of Ireland, Mary Delany (no cat.)
1979, BM, Flowers in art from East and West, M1
2000/1 Oct-Jan, London, NPG, 'Escape to Eden...'
2015/16 Jul-Jan, London, Handel House Museum, 'Handel: A Life With Friends'
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