Watercolor

Squirrel cup

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

Wildflowers_36.jpg

A watercolor painting of Houstonia caerulea, also known as squirrel cup, azure bluet, and quaker ladies. Inscription reads, "Houstonia Caerulea / Squirrel Cup."

~ Foster, Sarah Haven (1827-1900), “Squirrel cup,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed January 19, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/920.

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Title

Squirrel cup

Subject

Wildflowers
Watercolors (paintings)

Description

A watercolor painting of Houstonia caerulea, also known as squirrel cup, azure bluet, and quaker ladies. Inscription reads, "Houstonia Caerulea / Squirrel Cup."

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-AA1989.75.36

Watercolor Item Type Metadata

Provenance

Gift of Mary A. Foster, 1901