Tropaeolum tricolor [art original].

Title: 
Tropaeolum tricolor [art original].
Author/Artist: 
Blaschka, Rudolf, 1857-1939
Publisher: 
1890-1913.
Description: 
1 art original : pencil and colored pencil on paper ; 21 x 17 cm.
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
Bib ID: 
134826
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Blaschka archive, box 43
Notes: 
This item is in the "Blaschka archive".
Drawing includes six views of interior parts of plant including one cross section. Details are highlighted in yellow, orange, green, and pink.
This flowering plant, commonly known as the three-coloured Indian cress, is native to Chile.
These drawings are 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.
Some staining.
Series: 
Blaschka design drawings. Botanicals