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Caryphyllus XII (Camellia) and XIII (Feu de Japan) (Pl 91 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)

published 1750–86
After Unidentified artist (Swedish), Adam Ludwig Wirsing (German, 1733 or 1734–1797)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 310; Nissen 1955

Dimensions

Platemark: 32.5 x 22 cm (12 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.) Sheet: 48.5 x 34 cm (19 1/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.350

Medium or Technique

Engraving, hand-colored

Not On View

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Classifications

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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