Victoria Regia: The First Two Cycles of the Growthof the Lily
Designed by John Fisk Allen (1785–1865), Lithographer William Sharp (American (born in England), 1803–1875), Printed by Sharp and Son Chromolithography, Dorchester, Mass. (American), Publisher Boston, Dutton and Wentworth
Image: 38.6 x 53.6 cm (15 3/16 x 21 1/8 in.) Sheet: 56 x 74 cm (22 1/16 x 29 1/8 in.)
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Chromolithography by William Sharp. Plate 1 of John Fisk Allen’s Victoria Regia, or the Great Water Lily of America. With a Brief Account of Its Discovery and Introduction into Cultivation: With Illustrations by William Sharp from Specimens Grown at Salem, Massachusetts, U. S. A.
Charles D. Childs, Boston, MA, by whom given 1/8/1948
Gift of Charles D. Childs