Victoria Regia: Underside of the Leaf

1854


Catalogue Raisonné

Nissen 0016

Dimensions

Sheet: 56 x 74 cm (22 1/16 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.58

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Design and chromolithography by William Sharp. Plate 3 of John Fisk Allen (American, 1785–1865), 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. Published by Dutton & Wentworth, Boston.

Provenance

Charles D. Childs, Boston, MA, by whom given 1/8/1948

Credit Line

Gift of Charles D. Childs