Reference numberMS/131/14
TitleBotanical study of rye by Richard Waller
DescriptionIllustrations of British grasses and wild flowers. Painting (number 21) of Secale vulgatius [Rye] with flower detail. Referring to John Ray's Historia Plantarum p.178. Inscribed lower right 'Ric.:Waller pinx.'
Extent1 item
Physical descriptionWatercolour and pencil on paper
Dimensions395 x 255 mm.
Access statusOpen
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