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ID number:  WBHERB.ART.2.8
Institution:  Winterbourne House and Garden
Named collection:  Winterbourne Herbarium Archive
Artist / Maker:  Sowerby, James
Title / Object name:  Botanical illustration of Viola canina by James Sowerby
Object type:  Engraving
Date made:  1799
Materials:  Paper
Measurements:  21 x 12.5 cm

Botanical illustration of Viola canina by James Sowerby, from 'English Botany' series, 1799. Hand-coloured engraving. Inscribed 'Viola canina - 620 - 331 - Aug 1st 1799 Published by Jas Sowerby, London'. Sticker on reverse reads ' Herb. Bot. Dept., Univ. Birmingham. H. Stuart Thompson Bequest.' When found, was mounted and framed, backed with newspapers dated 1953-4.

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