Various plants

Description
The Reverend William Keble Martin spent many years of his life collecting, studying and drawing plants. This drawing is a preliminary plate for inclusion in his book The Concise British Flora in Colour published in 1965. It corresponds to plate 46 in the final work. The plants depicted are ox-eye daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum), coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara), Petasites hybridus and Petasites fragrans. RAMM also has his herbarium collection (pressed plants).
Accession Loan No.
99/2015/24
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
watercolour, ink and pencil on paper
Common Name
various plants
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
untitled: Compositae
Production Person Surname
Martin
Production Person Initials
William Keble
Production Year Low
c1900
Production Year High
1965
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
46; C. Seg: CHRYSANTHEMUM LEUCANTHEIUM: antheum; No 1 paper

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