Brachyglottis rangiora

Maker and role
Artist: Nina Jones (b.1871, d.1926)
Production date
Circa 1920
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Description
Watercolour painting on rectangular sheet of brown paper, with a brown window mount, and backing. The painting is a botanical illustration of part of a bush with flowers. One brown stem is depicted, with leaves opposite and alternate along the stem. The leaf blades are oval shaped, green on top and white underneath with wavy margins. At the top of the leaf stems are many branches of flower heads. The white florets are clustered close together and have a slightly fluffy appearance. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a blue-green wash.

The painting is marked "NiNA. JONES" and "BrAchygLottis - RANGiorA."
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Measurements
Mount = 505 h x 355 w Composition = 420 h x 270 w
Measurements
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 420 x 270mm
Mount = Height x Width (mm) = 505 x 355mm
Subject category
Accession number
A4882
AC number
AC90

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