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Forest Nature Trail Guide, page 8 illustrations and layout with preliminary sketches


3.24658
Sheet 1: Pen and India ink on cream Strathmore board with handwritten text in pencil.
Sheet 2: Green colored pencil on cream paper.
Digitized
Original
28.8 cm W x 37.4 cm H (Item)
21 cm W x 32 cm H (Platemark or image size)
2 sheets
Drawing
1946
Sheet One: Original illustrations and layout for page 8, for The Morton Arboretum Forest Nature Trail Guide booklet. Key lines included. 
Illustrated stump with number indicates point of interest along trail as seen on trail map.

Tree stump #17: The Meadow
Incudes an illustration of a covered wagon and identifying characteristics of the following illustrated to the right:
  • leaves of the meadow
  • seeds of the meadow
  • flowers in the meadow
  • soil of this meadow
  • a goldfinch
Partial text handwritten in left margin.

Sheet Two: Preliminary sketch of green-colored illustrations. 
Artwork
English
Copyright statement:

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