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Watts, May Theilgaard

Leaf Prints: American Beech


Identifier
3.27664
Format
Cyanotype photogram on fine black writing paper using light process with handwriting in white pencil.
Digitization Status
Digitized
Reproduction:
Original
Dimensions
20 cm W x 24.5 cm H (Item)
Extent
1 sheet
Type
Print
Date created
circa 1950
Description
A white negative nature print of American beech leaves, stems, and a twig with buds on a dark background with identifying text at bottom right handwritten by May T. Watts.

Identifying text: 
  • Beech American
  • Fagus Americana
​NOTE: The currently accepted scientific name for the American Beech is Fagus grandifolia.
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Artwork
Language
English