Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Belgian, 1759-1840), “Large-flowered Sparaxis” Ixia grandiflora
Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Belgian, 1759-1840)
Watercolor for plate 139: “Large-flowered Sparaxis” Ixia grandiflora
Prepared for Les Liliacées ca. 1802-1816
Watercolor and graphite on vellum
Completed: ca. 1802-1816
Vellum size: 18 3/8 x 13 3/8 in.
Framed size: 27 1/8 x 21 3/4 in.
Signed ‘P.J. Redouté’ lower left
Country of Origin: South Africa (Western Cape around Tulbagh).
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