© 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 (Sweet pepper with examples of a butterfly)

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Description

Sweet pepper with examples of a butterfly, chryslais and caterpillar, from an album of 91 drawings entitled 'Merian's Drawings of Surinam Insects &c'; the plant bearing red and green peppers. Watercolour and bodycolour, heightened with white, and with pen and grey ink, on vellum.
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From the Watercolour World

Location

Suriname

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