Double Crimson Hibiscus

Double Crimson Hibiscus (Pl. 25 from John Hill, "Exotic Botany".., London, 1759)

published 1759
After John Hill (English, 1706–1775)


Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 131; Nissen 879

Dimensions

Platemark: 37 x 23.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/8 in.) Sheet: 48.4 x 29.5 cm (19 1/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.213

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pl. 25 from John Hill, “Exotic Botany”.., London, 1759

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