Georg Dionysius Ehret

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Georg Dionysius Ehret
1708-1770
Vicia Lathroides
June 1766-1768
Watercolor on vellum.
9 15/16 x 6 3/4 inches (253 x 171 mm)
Purchase.
1978.8:24
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Dated in graphite and pen and brown ink at lower right: June 1766 / 1768.
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Margaret Cavendish Harley Bentinck, Duchess of Portland, Bulstrode, England; her sale, London, Portland Museum, Skinner, 24 April 1786 ff. (to Walker); Mrs. Elizabeth Walker; by descent to John Walker Ford; H. P. Kraus, New York.
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One of 73 drawings of ferns, flowers, and fungi by Ehret (1978.8:1-73).

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