Pomological Art: Rhode Island Greening 1916

United States of Cider is featuring images from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection.

Beautiful images, and interesting details regarding variety, location collected, and artist who created. More images posted on tumblr.

Attribution: “U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705”

Rhode Island Greening

Malus domestica: Rhode Island Greening

Artist: Steadman, Royal Charles, b. 1875
Scientific name: Malus domestica
Common name: apples
Variety: Rhode Island Greening
Physical description: 1 art original : col. ; 17 x 25 cm.
Specimen: 88085
Year: 1916
Notes on original: Apple purchased in market
Date created: 1916-03-30
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