Jacinthe double. Hyacinthus orientalis. L, from "Fleurs dessinées d'après Nature" (Double Hyacinth)

Double Hyacinth
Flerus dessinées d'après Nature

1801


Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 314; Nissen 1879

Dimensions

Platemark: 50.1 x 33.8 cm (19 3/4 x 13 5/16 in.) Sheet: 54.2 x 34.3 cm (21 5/16 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.327

Medium or Technique

Engraving with roulette

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, engraved below: G. Van Spaendonck del. Jacinthe double. Hyacinthus orientalis. L. P.F. Le Grand sculp.

Signed

signed in plate

Provenance

Private Collection, 2005 (New York, NY); to Ursus Rare Books (New York, NY); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: February 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Eleanor A. Sayre Fund