Tulipa V, Double White-Edged Tulip (Double blanc bordé), plate 22 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis omnen per annum superbiens floribus, sive amoenissimorum florum imagines", 3 vols., Nuremberg, 1750-92.

Tulipa V/ Double blanc borde (Pl 22 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)

1750–53
After August Wilhelm Sievert ("S") (German, 1705–1751), J. M. Seligmann (German, 1720–1762)


Place of Publication: Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 310; Nissen 1995

Dimensions

Platemark: 41.4 x 23.3 cm (16 5/16 x 9 3/16 in.) Sheet: 47.2 x 33.2 cm (18 9/16 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.328

Medium or Technique

Engraving, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pl 22 from Christopher Jacob Trew, “Hortus Nitidissimis omnen per annum superbiens floribus, sive amoenissimorum florum imagines”, 3 vols., Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–92)

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