Catalogue of the Botanical Art Collection at the Hunt Institute

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Accession Number: 6331.1954
Artist Name: SESSÉ & MOCIÑO: attributed to Echeverría y Godoy, Atanasio
Life Span: (fl.1787–1803)
Gender: Male
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Credit: The Torner Collection of Sessé and Mociño Biological Illustrations, Courtesy of Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Title: ''Gnaphalium''

Gnaphalium Linnaeus, Asteraceae alt. Compositae

Medium: watercolor
Support: paper
Dimensions (cm): 30.25 x 21.5
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Notes: ''Nutka.'' From Nootka folder. On sketch paper. "The sketch is evidently one of those made by the artists Echeverría during his trip with Mociño to the Pacific Northwest in 1792." according to Rogers McVaugh, Botanical Results of the Sessé & Mociño Expedition (1787–1803): VII. A Guide to Relevant Scientific Names of Plants (Pittsburgh: Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 2000, p. 160.
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