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Beautiful Wild Flowers of America

1882
Illustrated by Isaac Sprague (American, 1811–1895), Editor Alpheus Baker Hervey (American, 1839–1931), Publisher Samuel E. Cassino (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 32.5 x 25.7 x 2.5 cm (12 13/16 x 10 1/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

69.21

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 [of 14] chromolithographs

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Boston: S.E. Cassino, 1882) 32.5 cm; 156 pp., plus 13 plates [pl. IX lacking]; original publisher’s black- and gilt-stamped red cloth.


Boston: S.E. Cassino, 1882

Provenance

Priscilla Sprague (granddaughter of the artist) Kingston, MA; gift to MFA, January 8, 1969.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Pricilla Sprague