Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Belgian, 1759-1840), “Wild or Red-flowered Banana” Musa coccinea
Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Belgian, 1759-1840)
Watercolor for plate 308: “Wild or Red-flowered Banana” Musa coccinea
Prepared for Les Liliacées ca. 1802-1816
Watercolor and graphite on vellum
Completed: ca. 1802-1816
Vellum size: 18 7/8 x 13 1/2 in.
Frame size: 29 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.
Signed ‘P.J. Redouté’ lower left
Country of Origin: Southwest Europe (NW Italy, SE France, SW Portugal).
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