Parsonsia

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 plant with flowers. One green stem is depicted at the top of the composition, branching out and down, with opposite leaves on petioles. The green leaf blades are spear-shaped. There are dense clusters of tiny lemon coloured flowers. Five white petals radiate out from green centres. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of blues and greens.

The painting is marked "NiNA. JONES", "PArSONSiA" and "N"
Object type
Media and materials
Measurements
Mount = 505 h x 354 w Composition = 420 h x 271 w
Measurements
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 420 x 271mm
Mount = Height x Width (mm) = 505 x 354mm
Subject category
Accession number
A4882
AC number
AC96

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