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Purple Auricula with two Butterflies (Pl. no. LII. ch.I-XCVIII - Cl.2.s.a.4)

Attributed to Benjamin Wilkes (18th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 22.5cm (10 5/8 x 8 7/8in.) Sheet: 32.5 x 25.7 cm (12 13/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.359

Medium or Technique

Etching, hand-colored

Not On View

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Inscription

Etched across top of print; Pl. no. LII. Ch.1-XCVIII-Cl.2.s.a.4

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