Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Belgian, 1759-1840), “Convulute Golden-eyed Grass” Sisyrinchium convolutum
Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Belgian, 1759-1840)
Watercolor for plate 47: “Convulute Golden-eyed Grass” Sisyrinchium convolutum
Prepared for Les Liliacées ca. 1802-1816
Watercolor and graphite on vellum
Completed: ca. 1802-1816
Country of Origin: South America (Brazil). Named for a Mrs. North, who introduced the plant to England via Lisbon.
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