Flower Chart for February

Flower Chart for February (from Robert Furber, "Twelve Months of Flowers"...London, 1730)

published 1730
After Peter Casteels (Flemish (active in England) 1684–1749), Henry Fletcher (English, active 1715–1744)

Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 113; Nissen 674


Platemark: 40.5 x 30.2 cm (15 15/16 x 11 7/8 in.) Sheet: 45 x 34.5 cm (17 11/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Hand-colored engraving

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



Flower Chart for February, from Robert Furber, “Twelve Months of Flowers”. London, 1730. The flowers of the Month are arranged in different vases or urns standing on a plinth….Each flower is numbered and named in the bottom margin.


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