Great Royal Rose

Rosa Damascena/ Great Royal Rose (Pl. 58 from Lawrance, "A Collection of Roses from Nature", London, 1799)

1798
Mary Lawrance (English, active 1790–1831)


Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 176; Nissen 1151

Dimensions

Platemark: 32.8 x 27.8 cm (12 15/16 x 10 15/16 in.) Sheet: 39.5 x 31 cm (15 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.239

Medium or Technique

Soft ground etching, stipple engraving, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Great Royal Rose (Rosa damascena). Plate 58 from “A Collection of Roses from Nature”. London, 1799.

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