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Filago - Arvensis

John Ruskin (English, 1819–1900)


Dimensions

Image: 8.1 x 8.1 cm (3 3/16 x 3 3/16 in.) Sheet: 10.6 x 9.4 cm (4 3/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.285

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

below in ink: title

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. E. Stanley Abbot