Publication - "WILD FLOWERS DRAWN AND COLORED FROM NATURE" by Mrs. C.M. Badger,


From Madison Historical Society

Date manufactured/created
1859
Date manufactured/created
Curatorial Description
"WILD FLOWERS DRAWN AND COLORED FROM NATURE" by Mrs. C.M. Badger, 1859.  Clarissa Munger Badger was a Madison resident who was a noted botanical artist famous for her folio nature books and prose. Learn more about Clarissa at madisonhistory.org/key-figures/clarissa-munger-badger/. This album of paintings and poetry is in a brown leather binding embossed and with gold embossed design of flowers and the title, on front and back cover.  Inscribed on the fly leaf, "Mrs. J.C. Platt from her husband Christmas, 1859 or 60 Mrs J.C. Platt". Front cover and binding is loose, some tissue covers torn, some foxing on pages. 14 1/2" X 11 1 1/2", 1 1/4" thick Donated by Mrs.J.C. Platt
Dimensions
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Measurement Types: Item (Overall)
Accession/ID number
2007.20