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Morton Arboretum Art Collection

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Works: 12 works in 12 publications in 3 languages and 12 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Morton Arboretum
American crow = Corvus americana by John James Audubon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Deeptone" color reproduction on cream paper, mat 71 x 57 cm. One male American crow in a fruiting black walnut tree with a ruby-throated hummingbird nest
Guirlande de fleurs by Jean Baptiste Monnoyer( Visual )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Etchings and engravings, hand-colored, on cream laid paper, attached to heavy paper stock; mat 97 x 77 cm. Garland composed of mixed flowers (tulip, anemone, narcissus, poppy, snowdrop, hyacinth, lonicera). Separate piece in center, cut out and attached to paper is portrait of woman in gold frame with ribbon top center and crest with crown bottom center
Calypso orchid by Henry Herman Evans( Visual )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Souvenir folder containing a proof print of a Calypso orchid. Linocut proof printed in color on white paper. Calypso orchid branch with one flower and one leaf. Folder has descriptive text pertaining to the artist, exhibition, and a the Calypso orchid print
Mitteleuropäische Pflanzenwelt : Kräuter und Stauden, ein Auswahl unter Berücksichtigung der in Deutscland geschützen Arten = [Flora of central Europe : herbaceous plants]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1957 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

168 watercolor reproductions depicting herbaceous plants of central Europe. Text with scientific description on reverse side
Two rabbits by Hokusai Katsushika( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Color wood-block print on Japanese paper, mat 41 x 56 cm. One yellow rabbit with a black eye and one white rabbit with a yellow-orange eye eating. Black line border
Flower bouquet with Lepidopteran life cycle by Johanna Helena Herold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1711 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Watercolor, on vellum (carta non nata), matted in frame 75 x 60 cm. Vellum is coated with white pigment before painting. English iris in blue, pink hyacinth, blue & yellow Iberian iris, round-leaved saxifrage, dot moth, caterpillar, and pupa. All flowers in full bloom, leaves of iris only. Painting bleeds at bottom of vellum
Flower bouquet with Lepidopteran life cycle by Johanna Helena Herold( Visual )

1 edition published in 1711 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Watercolor and gouache, on vellum (carta non nata), matted in frame 75 x 60 cm. Vellum is coated with white pigment before painting. Two stocks, yellow imperial crown fritillary, and red underwing moth, caterpillar and pupa. Flower stalks, no roots or basal leaves, bleeds off bottom of vellum
Sphérocoque corallin : Sphæroccus corallinus by Bory de Saint-Vincent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1827 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stipple engraving à la poupée, colored from rust to green, on cream paper, mat 56 x 46 cm. Full plant illustration of coral
Hawk on a branch by Hokusai Katsushika( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four color wood-block print on cream Japanese paper, mat 56 x 41 cm. Hawk on a branch of a tree, with raised claw and head turned. Black line border
Rubus : foliis quinato-digitatis ternatisque, caule petiolis que aculeatis by Christian Gottlieb Ludwig( Visual )

1 edition published in 1760 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Intaglio nature print, hand-colored on cream paper mounted on paper backing, mat 49 x 36 cm. Flowering specimen with three white flowers, two buds, and seven leaves
Periclymenos = Geyblatt = Madreselva ; Tritici primum genus = Gemeiner Weytzen by Albrecht Meyer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1545 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Printed in black, hand-colored on cream laid paper, mat 49 x 36 cm. One flowering plant with roots
Aesculapius, Flora, Ceres and Cupid honouring the bust of Linnaeus by John Russell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1806 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Engraving partially printed in color and stipple engraving, retouched by hand, on cream paper, mat 97 x 77 cm. Gods paying homage to bust of Linnaeus in garden setting. On the pedestal of the bust Cupid is engraving the lines of a poem by Charlotte Lennox. 1 of 5 frontispieces
 
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