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Plants, botanical illustration for use in Chital and Indian Rhinoceros Groups, Hall of Asian Mammals

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Plants, botanical illustration for use in Chital and Indian Rhinoceros Groups, Hall of Asian Mammals

Unknown

Watercolors

Paintings

10 x 14 in

Chital Group

Indian Rhinoceros Group

4; #23 - In solution. No molds made. Ind. Rhino Group. Three leaves at top dark wine and with hint of purple. Two leaves green in each twig tip, spotted with red. Stem jointed - often 3 or 4 sided. Gray; #20 - Tank #1. Small branches and extra leaves. Chital Group. All veins green; Sal leaf varying size from...to twice the size. Rich rather heavy blue green. Some warmer with yellow discolorations.Veins of a light opaque gray green - warmed...Stems brawn green. Back of leaf slightly lighter. Veins raised. Same color as face.

Asia

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Unknown (artist), “Plants, botanical illustration for use in Chital and Indian Rhinoceros Groups, Hall of Asian Mammals,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed August 10, 2020, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/items/show/8303.