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Beach leaves in envelope from tree planted by Hans Christian Anderson

Beach leaves in envelope from tree planted by Hans Christian Anderson
Title
Beach leaves in envelope from tree planted by Hans Christian Anderson
Date 
ca. 1885
Medium 
Leaves, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 6 1/8 in. ( 8.9 x 15.6 cm )
Description 
Stem with leaves inside inscribed envelope.
Object Number 
INV.10827
Marks 
Written: in ink on envelope: "Leaves from the beech tree planted by Hans Christian Anderson at "Rolighed"',[sic] the villa near Copenhagen where he died./ Copenhagen Feby 18, 1885 Brice"
Gallery Label 
According to the inscription on the envelope, these leaves came from a tree planted by Hans Christian Anderson at his villa, "Rolighed," near Copenhagen.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group