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Drawing: PD.11-1980.f.28

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Object information

Titles

  • Inscription surrounded by floral border: Campanula, Rosa, Geranium, Parnassia, Polèntilla and Cerastium

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Given
  • Dates: 1980

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1914

Maker(s)

Subjects depicted

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of paper
  • Leaf measuring: Height by mm by 278 by Width by mm by 190

Techniques used in production

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: living, not dead languges[sic], and the / more modern the better." "Esperanto?" / said the Poet. "Yes, Esperanto" answered Mr Sage. / That is the only language with a high ideal, and which unites people of all nations in the / bonds of brotherhood and peace. I am / learning it myself. I now only wear a green / star with 4 points, but when I have larned / it I shall wear one with 5, as the Esperantists / do. They point to Europe, Asia, Africa, America / and Oceania." Then came great cheers from / the common but intelligent crowd, and / numbers said "We are Esperantists". And / indeed all the Roses, Geraniums, Campanulas, / Mallows, Potentillas, and the lovely Grass of
  • Location: Recto
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Text: |||| 1804 R.W.S. GUARANTEED PURE PAPER.5A PALL MALL ||||
  • Location: Lower edge
  • Method of creation: Blind stamp
  • Text: Athragene / alpina L.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Watercolour

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: PD.11-1980.f.28
  • Primary reference Number: 43793
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Monday 3 August 2020
  • Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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