Long-Leaved Magnolia (Magnolia foliis ovato oblongis)

Magnolia foliis ovato oblongis (ad basin et apicamangustus, utringz virentib) (Tab.LXII from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Plantae Selectae...", Nuremberg, 1750–73)

1750–73
After Georg Dionysus Ehret (German, 1708–1770), J. J. Haid (German, 18th century), Or J. E. Haid


Place of Publication: Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 309; Nissen 1997

Dimensions

Platemark: 46.3 x 29.7 cm (18 1/4 x 11 11/16 in.) Sheet: 52.8 x 35.3 cm (20 13/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.186

Medium or Technique

Engraving, hand-colored

Not On View

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Magnolia foliis ovato oblongis (ad basin et apica angustus, utringz virentib). Tab.LXII from Christopher Jacob Trew, “Plantae Selectae”, quarum imagines ad exemplaria naturalia Londini in hortis Curiosorum nutrita manu artificiosa doctaque pinxit Georgius Dionysius Ehret; … in aes incidit et vivis coloribus repraesentavit primum Johannes Jacobus Haid, inde Johannes Elias Haid, filius. Per decades editae. Nuremberg 1750-73.

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