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The Queen (Bird of Paradise), (Pl. 11 from Dr. Robert John Thornton, "The Temple of Flora...", London, 1799–1807)

1804
After Peter Charles Henderson (English,active 1799–1829), Published by Robert John Thornton (English (Ireland), 1768–1837)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 301

Dimensions

56.51 x 44.74 cm (22 1/4 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.522

Medium or Technique

Stipple and line engraving, printed in color and handcolored

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The Queen (Bird of Paradise). Pl. 11 from Dr. Robert John Thornton, “The Temple of Flora; or Garden of Nature”. Picturesque Botanical Plates of the New Illustration of the Sexual System of Linnaeus. London, 1799-1807.

Inscription

Printed below image: Henderson pinxt/R. Cooper sculpt/The Queen. London Published Feb. 1, 1804, by Dr. Thornton.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection