Discaria toumatou

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 shrub with flowers. A red brown stem is depicted with opposite leaves. The stems are lined with green spikes, with tiny green oval-shaped leaf blades at the terminal ends of the stems. Interspersed along the stems are clusters of tiny cream flowers. There are stems and spikes depicted in a wash of colours.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES." and "DiscAriA ToumAtou"
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Media and materials
Measurements
Mount = 505 h x 354 w Composition = 420 h x 272 w
Measurements
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 420 x 272mm
Mount = Height x Width (mm) = 505 x 354mm
Subject category
Accession number
A4882
AC number
AC129

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