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Martynia I/ Martynia annua (Pl 143 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)

1799
After Georg Dionysus Ehret (German, 1708–1770), Adam Ludwig Wirsing (German, 1733 or 1734–1797)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 310; Nissen 1995

Dimensions

Platemark: 31 x 20.2 cm (12 3/16 x 7 15/16 in.) Sheet: 45.2 x 33.5 cm (17 13/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.193

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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