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Watts, May Theilgaard

Leaf Prints: Bitternut Hickory


Identifier
3.27699
Format
Cyanotype photogram on fine black writing paper using light process with handwriting in white pencil.
Digitization Status
Digitized
Reproduction:
Original
Dimensions
19.6 cm W x 24.7 cm H (Item)
Extent
1 sheet
Type
Print
Date created
circa 1950
Description
A white negative nature print of bitternut hickory leaves, stems, twigs, buds, and flowers on a dark background with identifying text at bottom right handwritten by May T. Watts.

Identifying text: 
  • Hickory bitternut
  • Hicoria minima
NOTE: The currently accepted scientific name for the bitternut hickory is Carya cordiformis.
Related Collections
Artwork
Language
English