Reddish Balsam Apple (Momor dicapomis angulatis, tuberculatis, foliis glabris patenti patinatis. Lin. H. C.)

Reddish Balsam Apple (Rother Balsam Apfel)(Pl. B. 3 from G. W. Knorr, "Thesaurus Rei Herbariae Hortensisque Universalis", Nuremberg, 1780)

1750–72
Georg Wolfgang Knorr (German, 1705–1761)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 172; Nissen 1081

Dimensions

Platemark: 30.6 x 19.6 cm (12 1/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Sheet: 32.2 x 26.7 cm (12 11/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.229

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Plate B 3 from “Thesaurus Rei Herbariae Hortensisque Universalis”, 2 vols. Nuremberg, 1750-72

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