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Object Name Painting
Artist Jennie Bailey Whitney Furbish
Description Watercolor on paper. Brown stem with small offshoot stems that have spade shape leaves with feathered edges. In the center of the leaves are pink flowers with large, heart shaped petals and yellow centers. Artist has not identified the wildflower. Watercolor is mounted on white board and is unframed.
Year Range from 1895.0
Year Range to 1905.0
Material paper, cardboard
Dimensions H-0.25 W-11 D-14 inches
Makers mark Unmarked on back

Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1977.0093
Provenance This is 93 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