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Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Arbres de l’Amérique sketchbook
Date(s):1850
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0187
Abstract:This volume, entitled “Arbres de l’Amérique,” consists of 157 original pencil drawings (exact copies reduced to one third of the originals) of engraving taken from paintings by P.J. Redouté and[...] Pancrace Bessa done for Francois-Andre Michaux’s North American Sylva, Paris, 1817-1819.
Subjects:Botanical illustration | Trees--North America | Papermakers
Creator:Elliot, Harriet, -1825
Title:Harriet Elliot manuscript original drawings
Date(s):1807-1808
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0049
Abstract:This bound volume of original graphite sketches, notes, and nature prints is attributed to Harriet Elliot (d. 1825), daughter of Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st Earl of Minto. Minto House and[...] the surrounding landscape in Roxburghshire, Scotland, are the subjects of this sketchbook, with contents dated between 1807-1808. The volume also includes copied verse and studies of geometry and perspective.
Subjects:Landscapes--Scotland--Pictorial works | Botanical illustration | Artists (visual artists) | Roxburghshire (Scotland)