Orra White Hitchcock painting of sassafras leaves and maple leaf

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Title

Orra White Hitchcock painting of sassafras leaves and maple leaf

Subject

Hitchcock, Orra White, 1796-1863 – Archives
Maple – Pictorial works

Description

A painting of four leaves in autumnal colors by Orra White Hitchcock, possibly done in pastels. The top three leaves are all leaves from the sassafras tree, which can have three-lobed leaves, mitten-shaped leaves, and simple leaves. Two fruits of the sassafras are depicted growing from the sprig. The bottom left leaf is a red maple leaf. The artwork is housed in a mat for conservation.

Creator

Hitchcock, Orra White, 1796-1863

Source

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Publisher

Amherst College Archives & Special Collections

Date

1796-1863

Contributor

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Rights

Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found.

Relation

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Format

1 painting ; visible image 15 x 19 cm, in mat 28 x 29 cm

Language

English

Type

Paintings
Botanical illustrations

Identifier

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Coverage

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Original Format

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Physical Dimensions

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Files

asc-387869.jpg

Citation

Hitchcock, Orra White, 1796-1863, “Orra White Hitchcock painting of sassafras leaves and maple leaf,” Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers, accessed June 14, 2021, https://eohp.omeka.net/items/show/28.