Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
Notecards: Views of the Arboretum
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Watts, May Theilgaard

Notecards: Views of the Arboretum


Identifier
3.27751
Format
notecards: black hand press ink etchings on cream paper, folded, with a deckle edge
envelopes: cream paper with deckle edge
portfolio: gray leatherette with an orange paper tie
 
Digitization Status
Digitized
Reproduction:
Original
Dimensions
10.7 cm W x 13.8 cm H (Item)
7 cm W x 9 cm H (Platemark or image size)
21.2 cm W x 27.2 cm H (Other (see measurement notes))
21.2 cm W x 13.6 cm H (Other (see measurement notes))
Extent
9 notecards with envelopes
Type
Print
Date created
mid 20th century
Description
Nine notecards showing 5 different views of The Morton Arboretum. Notecards are black ink etchings on cream paper, folded, with a deckle edge, accompanied by nine matching cream envelopes with a deckle edge and housed in a two-sided, gray leatherette portfolio with an orange paper tie. All notecards are blank with the exception of one which has a letter written inside.

Text in blue on front of the portfolio: THE MORTON ARBORETUM  LISLE, ILLINOIS 

Title on the bottom left and The Morton Arboretum on the bottom right of each notecard:
  • From the hedge collection [1 card]
    • Illustration depicts stone steps leading up to hedge collection and evergreen trees
  • Along a small stream [3 cards]
    • Illustration depicts a stream, bridge, tress, and shrubbery in winter
  • Thornhill Building [2 cards]
    • Illustration depicts view up the hill to the Thornhill building, with bare trees and mushrooms in foreground, clouds and trees behind building in background
  • Along walk to Thornhill Building [2 cards, one containing correspondence regarding plans for a field trip]
    • Illustration depicts trees and flowers in forest
  • White oak [1 card]
    • Illustration depicts a winter white oak in forest with shrubbery
Related Collections
Artwork
Language
English