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Filago - Arvensis


below in ink: title


Given by Ruskin to Francesca Alexander, 1885; left by Francesca Alexander to her relatives Misses Charlotte and Emily Hallowell; given by the Hallowells to Dr. E. Stanley Abbott, Wayland, MA; Gift of Dr. E. Stanley Abbot to MFA; 14 May 1942

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Gift of Dr. E. Stanley Abbot

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Medium or Technique

Sepia pen and bluish wash, heightened with Chinese white on paper


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Drawings / Watercolors