This object is currently on display in room 213 as part of Sophia Crownfield: Drawn from Nature. There are 2 other images of this object. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1937

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2018

2022

Drawing, Studies of Chrysanthemums

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Sophia L. Crownfield. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is pen and black ink, graphite, brush and watercolor, gouache on tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Starling W. Childs and Ward Cheney. It is credited Gift of Starling W. Childs and Ward Cheney.

Its dimensions are

59 × 48.6 cm (23 1/4 × 19 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and ink, lower center: S. L. Crownfield.; upper center: No. 12

Cite this object as

Drawing, Studies of Chrysanthemums; Designed by Sophia L. Crownfield (American, 1862–1929); USA; pen and black ink, graphite, brush and watercolor, gouache on tracing paper; 59 × 48.6 cm (23 1/4 × 19 1/8 in.); Gift of Starling W. Childs and Ward Cheney; 1937-59-52

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