The Indian Reed

The Indian Reed (Conna Indica) (No. 35 from J. Edwards "A Collection of Flowers Drawn after Nature".., London, 1801)

1788
John Edwards (American, about 1671–1746)


Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 105; Nissen 579

Dimensions

Platemark: 34 x 25 cm (13 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.) Sheet: 40.3 (irreg.) x 30.7 cm (15 7/8 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.156

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Number 35 from “A Collection of Flowers Drawn after Nature and Disposed in an Ornamental and Picturesque Manner by J. Edwards FSA”. London, 1801.

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