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Leaves, botanical illustration with colors noted for Lion Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

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Leaves, botanical illustration with colors noted for Lion Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

1928

Watercolors

Paintings

10 x 8 in

Lion Group

Base color; Surface color; Under; Specimen #3. Samples in formalin. Veins show lighter back of leaf about the same color - slightly lighter; Green base sprayed with brown madder. These pink leaves are towards the bud. Some all covrd with brown madder; Lion Group Afr Hall; Job 2574

Africa

AMNH Library authority record: Akeley Hall of African Mammals

American Museum of Natural History Research Library

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American Museum of Natural History

Collection

Citation

Leigh, William Robinson, 1866-1955 (artist), “Leaves, botanical illustration with colors noted for Lion Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed September 27, 2020, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/items/show/8172.