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Dietzsch, Barbara Regina, 1706-1783.

Syringa vulgaris


Identifier
3.29528
Format
 Gouache (body color) painting on dark brown painted ground on cream, heavy, laid, handmade paper
Digitization Status
Digitized
Reproduction:
Original
Dimensions
26 cm W x 35 cm H (Item)
36 cm W x 46 cm H (Mat)
Extent
1 painting
Type
Painting
Date created
1750s
Description
Single branch with white lilac inflorescence, six leaves, and stem cut above bottom of page. Brown butterfly with white edges to wings flying at top right corner.
Appeared In
Referenced in: Nissen, Claus. Die botanische Buchillustration, 1951, c1950