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From Mary Howard's 'Wild Flowers and their Teachings' 1845


Narcissus Pseudo-Narcissus


Over 170 years ago when this daffodil was mounted, its pigments and colours leached out to the protective paper opposite. Like its name sake Narcissus, this plant was to spend eternity gazing at its own youthful reflection as it aged. 


30 x 37.5 cm (framed)

Narcissus Pseudo-Narcissus

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