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(Anonymous) Begonia. Watercolor. Circa 1940. $250.00

click for detailed image anonwcbegoniarvlg.jpg "Plate 723. Begonia Roaeflora. Begoniaceae"

Incredibly finely finished and minutely detailed watercolor on paper.  Accompanied by scientific text meticulously recorded by hand.  "Begonia rosaeflora J.D. Hooker. Peru." We have not yet discovered the name of this talented and driven botanical artist.

10 x 7 ¼ inches, sheet.
Ink and watercolor on paper.
Excellent condition with right edge perforated by stapled binding.