Lilium philadelphicum [art original].

Lilium philadelphicum [art original].

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Blaschka, Rudolf, 1857-1939
1892 or 1895.
1 art original : pencil and colored pencil on paper ; 27 x 21 cm.
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
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Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 6, Bay 6, Shelf 4, Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka collection, Box 42
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This item is in the Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka collection.
Drawing includes sixteen views of parts of flowering plant including one view of entire exterior plant in full bloom. Drawing is in various vibrant colors including bright orange and green. Lower right corner is cut away.
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.
Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka collection
Originally digitized by Harvard Museum of Natural History 2006.
Sent to photography February 2015 (photography no. 1000119355).
Blaschka design drawings. Botanicals
Object/Material Note: 
Published in The glass flowers at Harvard / by Richard Evans Schultes and William A. Davis (2004): 138935, p. 9.