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collage / album

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1897,0505.662

  • Description

    Phlomis Leonorus (Didynam: Gymnos:), formerly in an album (Vol.VII, 62); Lion's Tail. 1777 Collage of coloured papers, with bodycolour and watercolour, on black ink background

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1777
  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 343 millimetres
    • Width: 229 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed with monogram in collage and inscribed on label with Latin name Verso inscribed with Linnaean classification, place and date of composition: "Octr 1777"
  • Curator's comments

    See bibliographic references in curator's comment for 1897-5-5-1. Composition made at Bulstrode Park.

  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PIIIa)

  • Exhibition history

    1986 Sept. - Nov., NY, Pierpont Morgan Library, Mrs Delany's Flower Collages, no.63
    1995 Nov-Dec, NG of Ireland, Mary Delany (no cat.)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1897

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1897,0505.662

Phlomis Leonorus (Didynam: Gymnos:), formerly in an album (Vol.VII, 62); Lion's Tail. 1777 Collage of coloured papers, with bodycolour and watercolour, on black ink background

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Phlomis Leonorus (Didynam: Gymnos:), formerly in an album (Vol.VII, 62); Lion's Tail. 1777 Collage of coloured papers, with bodycolour and watercolour, on black ink background

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