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Classification:Art Objects
Object Number:499-2-33
Object Name:painting
Title:Ricegrass (Oryzopsis hymenoides), Spanish Needles (Palafaxia linearis), Broad Flowered Gilia (Gilia lopitflora), Pennyroyal (Monardella exilis), Desert Calico (Gilia matthewsii), Sand Cress (Calyptiridium monadrum)
Date:May 23, 1965
Subject:Ricegrass, spanish needle, broad flowered gilia, pennyroyal, desert calico, and sand cress wildflowers
Description:Several plants in purple, pink, scarlet and white. Right foreground has three crawling plants with pink, scarlet and gold flowers, green leaves. Left has pale green leaves with white accents and clusters of white flowers. Reed-like plant at left rear, two tall plants with purple and scarlet flowers at right. In tan hilly soil with turquoise sky. I.D. Marks: Number under plants. Plant description on mat, "Specimens from Joshua Tree SP." Note: Joshua Tree State Park is now called Saddleback Butte State Park.
Medium/Materials:watercolor on paper
Dimensions:Image: 51.6 x 35.7 cm. (20 5/16 x 14 1/16 in.)
Framed: 63.5 x 48.26 cm. (25 x 19 in.)
Inscriptions:Signed lower right pencil "Jane S. Pinheiro." On mat, "Specimens from Joshua Tree SP."
Park Unit:Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve (SR)
Artist:Jane S. Pinheiro, 1907 - 1978
Collector:Wildflower Preservation Committee