- Museum number
Object: Le grand chardon (The large thistle)
Series: Les quatre grandes plantes.
The large thistle; thistles in the centre and right hand side of the composition with a leafy plant and grasses in the background.
Etching on chine appliqué on wove
- Production date
Height: 386 millimetres (Plate mark measurement.)
Height: 400 millimetres (Sheet measurement.)
Width: 506 millimetres (Plate mark measurement.)
Width: 557 millimetres (Plate mark measurement.)
- Curator's comments
- Plate 3 of a series of 4 prints.
For further information on this print, see No. 236 in Elizabeth Harvey-Lee's catalogue: 'Half a millennium of artist's impressions.' (2000.)
- Not on display
- Cut from mount, some repairs have already been made.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- John Christian purchased in present print from Elizabeth Harvey-Lee and retained her invoice dated 04.12.00.
The stock number 700251 was written on the mount and also appears on Harvey-Lee's invoice.
With further annotations on the mount: "P.104, 234, 236" Also annotated with the price.
A copy of the text on the dealer's mount has been retained with the invoice.
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- Registration number