Passaflora Alata, Winged Passion Flower (Pl. 66 from William Curtis, "The Botanical Magazine; or Flower Garden Displayed", London, 1787)

published 1787
After Sydenham Edwards (English, about 1768–1819), Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 088; Nissen 2350

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.3 x 12.2 cm (8 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 23.4 x 13.8 cm (9 3/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.163

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From William Curtis, “The Botanical Magazine; or Flower Garden Displayed”, London, 1787. Started by William Curtis and issued in monthly parts containing three coloured plates; the first plate is dated 1786.

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