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Object Name Painting
Artist Jennie Bailey Whitney Furbish
Description Watercolor on light brown paper. Two stems, each is very thin with tiny, white, feathery flowers wrapping around the top portion of stem. One stem has three small leaves at base of stem. Artist has not identified the wildflower. 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 Back is unmarked.

Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1977.0134
Provenance This is 134 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