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Object Name Painting
Artist Jennie Bailey Whitney Furbish
Description Watercolor on paper. One thin yellow stem that splits into two that curve at the tip. At each tip is one drooping white flower bud with yellow base. A second upright stem has no leaves and one open white flower with yellow center. Artist has not identified the wildflower. 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 1977.0127
Provenance This is 127 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