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Watts, May Theilgaard

Tree Portraits: Chestnut Oak


Identifier
3.31806
Format
ink and airbrushed watercolor on tan board
Digitization Status
Digitized
Reproduction:
Original
Dimensions
27.7 cm W x 35.5 cm H (Item)
Extent
1 sheet
Type
Painting
Date created
1940 – 1950
Description
Color silhouette of a Chestnut Oak tree, including a nature print outline of a leaf, drawings of a twig, a fruit, flowers, and descriptive text.

Header: CHESTNUT OAK

Drawings and text from top to bottom, left to right:
  • leaf
  • tree
  • twig with buds: native just south of Arboretum
  • fruit: matures in one year; kernel sweet
  • flowers 
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Artwork
Language
English