1. Cobweb Houseleek (Sempervivum Arachnoideum) 2. Stemless Strelitzia (Strelitzia Reginae)

1. Sempervivum Archnoideum (Cobweb Houseleek) 2. Strelitzia Reginae (Stemless Strelitzia) ( Pl. 53 from Sydenham Edwards, "A Complete Dictionary of Practical Gardening" by Alexander MacDonald, Gardener, London, 1807)

published 1807
After Sydenham Edwards (English, about 1768–1819), Francis Sansom (English, active 1788–1810s)


Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 106

Dimensions

Platemark: 28.1 x 22.5 cm (11 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.) Sheet: 29.5 x 24 cm (11 5/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.180

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pl. 53 from Sydenham Edwards, “A Complete Dictionary of Practical Gardening” by Alexander MacDonald, Gardener, London, 1807

Provenance

Elita R. Dike, Brookline; to her spouse George P. Dike, Brookline; bequest to MFA May 14, 1969

Credit Line

Bequest of George P. Dike—Elita R. Dike Collection