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Anna Mason Art | Blackberry 'Fantasia' Botanical print from an original watercolor £95, 12" x 16", Shipped worldwide http://annamasonart.com

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Leaves and Berries Watercolor Botanical Illustration Print Nature Art Painting

The USDA Pomological Watercolor Collection documents fruit and nut varieties developed by growers or introduced by USDA plant explorers around the turn of the 20th century. Technically accurate paintings were used to create lithographs illustrating USDA bulletins, yearbooks, and other series distributed to growers and gardeners across America.

American Cranberry (Jumbo). 1914.Watercolour by Mary Daisy Arnold (1873-1955).Image and text courtesy U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705

Pomegranate (Punica granatum) By Mary Daisy Arnold (ca. 1873–1955) 17 x 25 cm. Notes on original: From fruit stand. Date created: 1932-11-17. U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705

Artist: Passmore, Deborah Griscom, 1840-1911 Scientific name: Garcinia mangostana Common name: mangosteens Geographic origin: Trinidad and Tobago Physical description: 1 art original : col. ; 17 x 25 cm. Specimen: 44711 Year: 1909 Notes on original: David Fairchild from F. Evans, Botanical Gardens, Trinidad; Original Date created: 1909-10

Artist: Passmore, Deborah Griscom, 1840-1911 Scientific name: Macadamia ternifolia Common name: Macadamia Geographic origin: Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Physical description: 1 art original : col. ; 17 x 25 cm. NAL note: Changed East Ipswich to Ipswich Specimen: 31582 Year: 1904 Notes on original: Queensland nut Date created: 1904