[3a.] Patersonia Species / by Joseph Lycett
[3b.] Stiledia Gracilus N. South Wales / by Joseph Lycett
Watercolour and collage
Includes inscription in the hand of Wallis ‘Philedia Glasisi, N. South Wales’ and `Simply to be with those whom we love is sufficient. For whether … we may be wandering from them or whether we are talking … or not talking to them thinking of them … as we are with the we are satisfied’.
[3c.] Baurea Species / by Joseph Lycett
[3d.] [Untitled botanical drawing] / by Joseph Lycett
Inscribed in pencil below items 3a-3d. `The flowers by Lycatt [sic] a Convict’.
Album details: Album of original drawings by Captain James Wallis and Joseph Lycett, ca. 1817-1818, bound with 'An Historical account of the Colony of New South Wales ...', published London, Rudolph Ackermann, 1821
More details about the album and its contents can be found on the collection website.
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