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Object Name Painting
Artist Jennie Bailey Whitney Furbish
Description Watercolor on brown paper. Four stems, two with clusters of white and yellow flowers along length of upper stem. Several buds are unopened. Two additional stems without flowers, but each with one large green leaf. Watercolor is mounted on white board and is unframed.
Year Range from 1895
Year Range to 1905
Material paper, cardboard
Dimensions H-0.25 W-11 D-14 inches
Makers mark Back is unmarked.

Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1977.0141
Provenance This is 141 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