Watercolor

Rose acacia

Mid to late 19th century / Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900)

Wildflowers_1.jpg

A watercolor painting of the flowering shrub, rose acacia. Its scientific name is Robinia hispida and is more commonly known as bristly locust or rose locust. Inscription reads, "Rose Acacia."

~ Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900), “Rose acacia,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed July 11, 2020, http://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/955.

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Title

Rose acacia

Subject

Wildflowers
Watercolors (paintings)

Description

A watercolor painting of the flowering shrub, rose acacia. Its scientific name is Robinia hispida and is more commonly known as bristly locust or rose locust. Inscription reads, "Rose Acacia."

Creator

Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900)

Source

Sarah Haven Foster Wildflowers

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

Mid to late 19th century

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-AA1989.75.1

Watercolor Item Type Metadata

Provenance

Gift of Mary A. Foster, 1901