Robert & Reinhold Brendel, Germany, 1821-1927 | Three Didactic Botanical Models
Robert & Reinhold Brendel
Three Didactic Botanical Models
papier-mâché, ebonised wood
with identifying labels for Rape Flower (Brassica), Pea Flower (Pisum) and Potato Flower (Solanum)
height approx. 48cm., 44cm., 44cm.; 1ft. 7in., 1ft. 5 1/4 in., 1ft. 5 1/4 in.
Each model with some old marks and losses to paint. Black adhesive tape to base of each stem. The support of rape flower re-glued to base.
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