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Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea).

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1980-1990 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour half-tone line block

  • Museum number:

    E.357-1995

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf D, box 93

Physical description

A seed packet printed with an image of a foxglove.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca.1980-1990 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Colour half-tone line block

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with plant names, description of plant and instructions for cultivation, '1995' and '1.85.'

Dimensions

Height: 13.3 cm each, Width: 9.4 cm each

Descriptive line

Seed packet developed for Unwins Seeds, 'Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea)', from Unwins Seeds Wild Flower Heritage Collection, colour half-tone line-block, Great Britain, ca.1980-1990

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995

Production Note

Series Date: ca.1980-1990

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Halftone line-block

Subjects depicted

Foxglove

Categories

Prints; Labels & packaging; Gardens & Gardening

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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