Loranthus colensoi

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Artist: Nina Jones (b.1871, d.1926)
Production date
Circa 1920
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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. Two branching orange-brown stems are depicted, with leaves opposite on petioles. The green leaf blades are egg shaped with smooth margins. There are small branching stalks depicted with hanging long red tubular flowers with white tips at the point where the leaves join the stems. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of browns.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES." and "LOrANthus COLENSOI"
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Mount = 505 h x 354 w Composition = 420 h x 272 w
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 420 x 272mm
Mount = Height x Width (mm) = 505 x 354mm
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