Three Varieties of Leucoium (I. Leucoium purpureum variegatum flore pleno. II Leucoium pleno flor album purpureis maculis signatum. III. Leucoium pleno flor album sanguine maculis signatum), from B. Besler, "Hortus Eystettensis", 1713 edition.

1613, published 1713
Possibly after Basil Besler (German, 1561–1628), Anonymous, English, 17th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Nissen 0158

Dimensions

Platemark: 48.3 x 40 cm (19 x 15 3/4 in.) Sheet: 56 x 45 cm (22 1/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.360

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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