Pomological Watercolors - Ribes

This table provides access to scanned images of the 14 historic currant and gooseberry (Ribes sp.) watercolors in the USDA collection at the National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Maryland.

Watercolor Contents

Artist

Painting Date

Journal Number

Fruit Source - Image Comments

Bendelon Gooseberry

Deborah G. Passmore

07/17/1897
13960

Composite with single fruit of 4 cultivars. Samples received July 1897 from T.T. Lyon in South Haven, Michigan.

Carrie Gooseberry

Amanda A. Newton

12/10/1909
 

Received in July 1909 from Elliott & Redpath, Minneapolis, Minnesotta. Image number 41144?.

Champion Gooseberry

Deborah G. Passmore

07/17/1897
13961

Received July 1897 from T.T. Lyon in South Haven, Michigan. Composite with single fruit of 4 cultivars.

Duplication Gooseberry

Mary Daisy Arnold

07/19/1912
57072

Received in July 1912 from Geneva Exp. Sta., Geneva, New York.

Gooseberries Mixed

Deborah G. Passmore

<1909

Composite of several gooseberry cultivars. Image numbered 2-20.

Industry Gooseberry

Deborah G. Passmore

07/02/1898
15857

Received in July 1898 from Katherine Chase at 'Edgewood' in Washington, D.C.

Keepsake Gooseberry

Deborah G. Passmore

07/17/1897
13964

Received July 1897 from T.T. Lyon in South Haven, Michigan. Composite with single fruit of 4 cultivars.

Mountain Gooseberry

Bertha Heiges

07/05/1900
19620

Received in July 1900 from Will S. Stover, Hope, Bartholomew Co., Indiana. On same paper as wild R. cyanobatis painted by D.G. Passmore on June 25, 1900.

Mountain Gooseberry

F. Muller

07/18/1891
18008

Received in July 1891 from George P. Peffer, Pewaukee, Wisconsin. Enlarged from green specimen to typical size.

Orange Gooseberry

Deborah G. Passmore

07/17/1897
13966

Composite with single fruit of 4 cultivars. Samples received July 1897 from T.T. Lyon in South Haven, Michigan.

Poorman Gooseberry

James Marion Shull

07/17/1940
1861

Received in July 1940 from Culpepper, Arlington, Virginia.

Ribes gros. Abenarius

Deborah G. Passmore

07/01/1902
24986

Collected in July 1902 by W.W. Irwin from the grounds of the Dept. of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.

White Smith Gooseberry

Bertha Heiges

07/10/1807
13854

Received in July 1897 from Peder Pederson, Huntingdon Valley, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania.

Wild Gooseberry

Deborah G. Passmore

06/25/1900
19594

Received in June 1900 from Henry W. Hope, Paint, Highland Co., Ohio. On same paper as Mountain Gooseberry painted by Bertha Heiges on July 5, 1900.


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LastUpdated on 6/21/2001
By J. Postman, NCGR-Corvallis