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Drawing: PD.11-1980.f.58

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Object information

Titles

  • Inscription with floral illustration: The Dandelion (Taraxacum vulgare Lamk.)

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: The Order of the / Golden Lion.
  • Location: Recto, lower right
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Text: Taraxacum vulgare Lamk.
  • Location: Rect, below
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Text: Rosa montana / Chaix
  • Location: Verso, upper right
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Text: the Prize. This she did very / graciously, and to all the others / as consolation prizes, one of / Dr. Arnica's phials, and one of / the Taraxacum's monoplanes / while, as a souvenir of the fĂȘte, small gold crowns, made / by Parnessia palustris, were distributed to everybody. / And so ended the festival, and all went / away saying / "God save the King"
  • Location: Verso, below centre
  • Method of creation: Watercolour

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: PD.11-1980.f.58
  • Primary reference Number: 43829
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Tuesday 8 September 2020
  • Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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