From Hilarion

Creator:

Crawford Catherine Betty, 1910-2002

Date:

ca. 1933

Inscriptions:

Inscribed in lower left recto: From Hilarion

Description:

Many amateur and professional artists were interested in the flora of the island, especially from the eighteenth century onwards. Cyprus was known for its variety of medicinal and herbal plants. In the twentieth century visitors walked the mountains, especially of the Kyrenia range, looking for indigenous and other examples of the flora. This series, of almost miniature illustrations of the wild flowers of Cyprus, are the work of an amateur artist who visited the island along with some friends and compiled an album of photographs and watercolours of their stay. The album included these examples of her work. The watercolour...Read more

Dimensions:

13 x 8 cm

Signature(s):

Unsigned

Alternative Title:

Flowers from Saint Hilarion castle

Subject:

Flowers

Identifier:

PNT-00013-03

Classification:

Paintings

Object Type:

Watercolour

Rights Holder:

© Costas and Rita Severis Foundation

Rights Statement:

The Costas and Rita Severis Foundation holds or manages the copyright(s) of this item and its digital reproduction. If you need information about using this item, please send an email to research@severis.org

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