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Object Name Painting
Artist Jennie Bailey Whitney Furbish
Title Pussy Willow
Description Watercolor on paper. One brown stem that splits in two branches. On these two branches are small, cotton-like gray buds. Artist has identified the wildflower as "Pussy Willow". Watercolor is not mounted.
Year Range from 1895.0
Year Range to 1905.0
Material paper, cardboard
Dimensions H-0.25 W-9 D-11.5 inches
Makers mark Marked in pencil on back: "Pussy Willow"

Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1977.0098
Provenance This is 98 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