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Gentian (Gentiana acaulis)

Place of origin

Photograph of a close up view of gentian in nature.

Object details

Object type
TitleGentian (Gentiana acaulis) (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Photograph by Henry Essenhigh Corke, Gentian, autochrome, c.1910s
Physical description
Photograph of a close up view of gentian in nature.
  • Height: 120mm
  • Width: 164mm
Credit line
The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund
Other numbers
  • 2003_5001_2_23670 - RPS collection - previous object number
  • 16546 - RPS collection - previous object number
  • 4940rps - RPS collection - previous object number
Accession number

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Record createdDecember 18, 2019
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