Leptospermum

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. Several brown stems are depicted with simple leaves, some in groups of three, alternating along the length of the stems. The green leaf blades are small and needle-like. Interspersed between the leaves are flowers with five round pale pink petals with red centres. There are leaves and flowers depicted in a wash of browns and greens.

The painting is marked "NiNA JONES", “LEPtospErMuM” and “DEC”
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Media and materials
Measurements
Mount = 507 h x 357 w Composition = 420 h x 272 w
Measurements
Composition = Height x Width (mm) = 420 x 272mm
Mount = Height x Width (mm) = 507 x 357mm
Subject category
Accession number
A4882
AC number
AC164

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