Dog’s mercury

Description
The Reverend William Keble Martin spent many years of his life collecting, studying and drawing plants. This drawing of dog’s mercury is a preliminary plate for inclusion in his book The Concise British Flora in Colour published in 1965. It corresponds to plate 75 in the final work. RAMM also has his herbarium collection (pressed plants).
Accession Loan No.
99/2015/11
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
watercolour, ink and pencil on paper
Common Name
dog’s mercury
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
untitled: Mercurilais perennis: dog’s mercury
Production Person Surname
Martin
Production Person Initials
William Keble
Production Year Low
c1900
Production Year High
1965
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
76; (Euphorb[ia]) mercurialis

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