© 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 (Plant with a butterfly on a leaf)

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Description

Watercolour painting on paper of a specimen of a plant with a butterfly on a leaf. The plant has a central stem which is twisted. Off the stem grow cordate shaped leaves and small white flowers/seed pots. On the top of one of the leaves at the tip of the stem rests a butterfly with brown wings that are speckled with white. The painting is framed by a line border.

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© Trustees of the British Museum

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Location

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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