Object Detail


Description
Handcoloured lithograph on cream paper with card backing. The print is a botanical illustration of parts of a fern. Several green frond stems are depicted with odd pinnate formation, with brown petioles. The green and brown leaflets are lance-shaped with finely toothed edges and pinnate venation.

The print is titled "Lomaria procera." and on a piece of paper affixed to paper "(syn. Blechnum procerum) KIOKIO" and "One of the most variable of ferns."
Collection
Bett Loan Collection
Art Collection Number
AC1087
Classification
Print/Art/Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature
Measurements
Sheet = Height x Width (mm) = 308 x 246mm
Measurement Description
Sheet = 308 h x 246 w
Media and Materials
lithograph/Art
Media and Materials Description
Paper
Credit Line
Emily Harris (circa 1837 - 1925). Lomaria procera (syn. Blechnum procerum) Kio kio . Handcoloured lithograph on paper. Nelson Provincial Museum, Bett Loan Collection: AC1087

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