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Caryophyllus VI & VII (Pl 53 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)

1776
After Unidentified artist (Swedish), Adam Ludwig Wirsing (German, 1733 or 1734–1797)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 310; Nissen 1995

Dimensions

Platemark: 33.6 x 23.2 cm (13 1/4 x 9 1/8 in.) Sheet: 49.5 x 33.6 cm (19 1/2 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.349

Medium or Technique

Engraving, hand-colored

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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