Chysis aurea [art original] = Miltonia regnelli.

Title: 
Chysis aurea [art original] = Miltonia regnelli.
Author/Artist: 
Blaschka, Rudolf, 1857-1939
Publisher: 
1890-1913.
Description: 
2 art originals : pencil and colored pencil on paper ; 21 x 17 cm. (folded)
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
Bib ID: 
133544
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Blaschka archive, box 43, Range 6, Bay 6, Shelf 4
Location: 
Digital Image of Drawing
Call Number: 
No call number available
Variant Title: 
Miltonia regnelli
Miltonia regnellii
Notes: 
This item is in the "Blaschka archive".
Drawings folded along vertical edge with first drawing on p. [1] and second drawing on p. [3]. Drawing on p. [1], labeled Chysis aurea, is of five views of interior of plant with details in green and yellow. Two small, crude sketches on p. [2]. Drawing on p. [3] is includes three views, in yellow, orange, and red, of interior of Miltonia regalli and five views of interior of Chysis aurea.
Chysis aurea is a type of orchid; Miltonia regnellii, commonly known as the Regnell's Miltonia, is a type of orchid native to southeastern and southern Brazil.
This drawing is part of a series of botanical drawings created by the Blaschkas to reference in constructing glass models for the Botanical Museum of Harvard University.
Digitized by Harvard Museum of Natural History 2006.
Red pencil markings on lower right corner of p. [1].
Some notations penciled in.
Some staining.
Series: 
Blaschka design drawings. Botanicals