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Switzerland 1845 – France 1917

artistic director

  • France

Pl.20 Castor-oil plant [Ricin] Die Wunderblume (Leaf 24 recto) 1896 Description: from La Plante et ses applications ornementales, deuxieme serie [The Plant and its ornamental applications, second series]
Materials & Technique: books, prints, pochoir, lithography on paper

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated. Numbered, u.r., on stone, "Pl.20". Titled below image, on stone, "Castor-oil Plant Ricin Die Wunderblume"
Dimensions: comp 37.0 h x 27.5 w cm sheet 46.0 h x 33.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Julian Robinson Collection, purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1056.61.20
Subject: Collection: The Julian Robinson collection of fashion, costume, textiles, illustrated periodicals and printed ephemera, acquired 1976.