Germany & Netherlands, 20th century | Three Botanical Models
Germany & Netherlands
Three Botanical Models
painted papier-mâché, ebonised wood
one with identifying for Wild Oat Flower (Avena Sativa), one with an ivorine label for JAC. M*** DEN HAAG
height approx. 54cm., 47cm., 36cm.; 1ft. 9½in., 1ft. 6½in., 1ft. 2in.,
Decorative. Some chips to painted surface and some elements (eg petal of white oats) loose. Re-glued support to one base. One detached stamen. Large example with repaired petals.
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