African Cornlily (Ixia Hyalina)

Ixia Hyalina (Pl. 87 of Redouté, "Les Liliacées", Paris, 1802–1816, Vol. 2, 1805)

published 1805
After Pierre- Joseph Redouté (French, born in Flanders, 1759–1840), Langlois (active 1805–1840)


Place of Publication: Paris

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 231; Nissen 1597

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.8 x 35.7 cm (21 3/16 x 14 1/16 in.) Platemark: 53 x 35 cm (20 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.276

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, printed in color and finished by hand

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pl. 87, vol 2, 1805 of Redouté, “Les Liliacées”, 8 vols.. Paris, 1802–1816

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