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Object Name Painting
Artist Jennie Bailey Whitney Furbish
Title Queen Anne's Lace
Description Watercolor on light brown paper. One thin green stem with no leaves and one fully bloomed white flower at stem tip. Flower is shaped like an umbrella and made up of many small flowers in a lace-like pattern. Artist has identified the wildflower as "Queen Anne's Lace". Watercolor is not mounted.
Year Range from 1895
Year Range to 1905
Material paper, cardboard
Dimensions H-0.25 W-9 D-11.5 inches
Makers mark Marked in pencil on back: "Queen Anne's Lace"

Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1977.0097
Provenance This is 97 of 142 watercolors depicting wildflowers in the Little Compton area. Artist has compiled a notebook with details on each of the paintings. These were all donated to the historical society by her daughters.
Source Furbish Family
Received as Gift