© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Untitled (Dahlia species plant)

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Opaque watercolour painting on mica of a Dahlia species plant. The plant has a central purple stem with large dark green leaves growing off it. Two smaller stems have red flowers buds at the tip. Another stem has a blooming flower with numerous small red petals and a yellow centre. The plant is depicted against a low buff and green foreground and uncoloured background.
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Mexico

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