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Plants, botanical illustration with colors noted, for use in Ostrich Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

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Plants, botanical illustration with colors noted, for use in Ostrich Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

1938-07

Watercolors

Paintings

12 x 16 in

Ostrich Group

Sheep Group; Campanula; Blue bell; Same family as hen and chickens or ice plant; Indian paint brush; Dryas; Backs are silvery grey; Red when frost hits; Green in summer; Sheep feed on this in winter; Heather; Cinquefoil; Willow; All plants found growing near sheep location

Kenya

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American Museum of Natural History Research Library

Information on rights available at the repository

William D. Campbell Sudan Expedition (1937-1938)

Exhibition Preparation

American Museum of Natural History

Collection

Citation

Kane, Robert W., 1910-1982 (artist), “Plants, botanical illustration with colors noted, for use in Ostrich Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed October 15, 2019, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/index.php/items/show/8210.