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Creator:Fisher, Mary Wager, 1845-1915
Title:Mary Wager Fisher Western floral sketchbook
Date(s):1871-1885
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0061
Abstract:This sketchbook was created by American journalist and author Mary Wager Fisher (d. 1915) and includes full-color drawings and pencil sketches from the 1870s and 1880s. Most of the drawings[...] depict plants observed around Seattle, Washington, but Fisher also included sketches of buildings, household objects, and people observed elsewhere.
Subjects:Women travelers--19th century | Botanical illustration | West (U.S.)--Description and travel
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)