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EBC 33725


Specimen Notes:
  • This painting provides an example of a less common type of paper found in the Collections at Kew . The image has been painted on delicate paper made from the pith of a shrub, Tetrapanax papyrifer. It is one of many paintings collected in Tamsui, a port in northern Formosa, now known as Taiwan.
  • Record posted on March 25, 2009 and last updated March 25, 2009