Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mildred Bryant Brooks
    born: Marysville, Missouri, United States ; died: Santa Barbara, California, United States
  • Companions, 1937
  • etching
  • Collection of Elizabeth Schultz
  • Not on display
  • EL2008.030
  • Loan: Not in the Spencer's collection
Label Text

Exhibition Label:
"Trees & Other Ramifications: Branches in Nature & Culture," Mar-2009, Steve Goddard
This is probably an image of an old Mulberry Tree (Morus). The fruit of the Mullberry Tree is edible and is a source of resveratrol, an antibiotic with many therapeutic applications.