Long-Coned Cornish Fir, Balm of Gilead Fir

Long-Coned Cornish Fir and Balm of Gilead Fir (Abies Taxifolio fructu...)( Pl. 2 from A Society of Gardeners, "Catalogus Plantarum"..., London, 1730)

1730
After Jacobus van Huysum (Dutch, active in England, 1687/89–1740), Elisha Kirkall (English, about 1682–1742)


Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 119; Nissen 2230

Dimensions

Platemark: 38.1 x 25.4 cm (15 x 10 in.) Sheet: 43.6 x 28 cm (irregular at left) (17 3/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

69.216

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint and etching, printed in color

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate 2 from A Society of Garners, “Catalogus Plantarum”, London, 1730

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