Senecio myrianthos

Maker
Hetley, Georgina Burne
Production date
Circa 1880
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
Watercolour on paper depicting the plant Senecio myrianthos also known as Brachyglottis myrianthos.

The plant has long wiry brown branches, green leaves with prominent veins and white undersides. There are clusters of small white flower buds and blooming flower heads. In the bottom left corner are four detailed pencil sketches of the flower buds.

Signed. Undated.
Production date
Circa 1880
Production place
Production technique
Measurements
work: Height x Width: 362 x 260mm
Signature/Inscription
G. B. Hetley, Signature, Handwritten
Senecio myrianthos, Inscription, Handwritten
Classification terms
Subject date
1870-1890
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 48/4/63
Credit line
gifted by the Misses Hetley
Other number(s)
48/4/63, 34197
Accession number
48/4/63

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