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Title: Swamp Lily (Crinum Pedunculatum)

Creator: Raper, George

Location repository: National Library of Australia

Repository work id number: PIC/9838/27 LOC Box 2 MS SR WS 2

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Culture: British

Descriptive note: Attributed to George Raper by the National Library of Australia Pictures Branch. The drawing depicts detail of the flower and seeds above the image of the whole plant. It is part of the library's Ducie Collection of First Fleet Art. A watermark depicts a Fleur de Lys, shield and scroll W.


Earliest date: 1789 ?

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Inscriptions: Inscribed (upper right, against flower, in pencil): Natural size; (centre right, against seeds, in pencil) (cont.) seed - Natural size

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Language: English and Latin

Latest date: 1789 ?

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Materials techniques: watercolour

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Measurements: 48.4 x 29.9 cm

Object work type: drawing


Record source: NLA catalogue

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