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  • Kamtschatka Rose (Rosa Kamtschatica), from Redouté, " Les...

    1817

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 34.7 x 26 cm (13 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.) Sheet: 52 x 36.5 cm (20 1/2 x 14 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.286

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  • Rosa Rubiginosa flore semi-pleno (From Redouté, " Les...

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Sheet: 35 x 25.7 cm (13 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.284

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  • Oreilles d'Ours-Primula auricula ( from Redouté,...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 27.5 x 21.5 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 50 x 33 cm (19 11/16 x 13 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.283

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  • Jasmin d'Espagne (Jasmin grandflorum) (Pl. 68 from Redouté,...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 26.5 x 21.6 cm (10 7/16 x 8 1/2 in.) Sheet: 35.7 x 25 cm (14 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.280

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  • Lavatera Phoenicea/ Hibiscus from Redouté, Choix des...Fleurs

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 27.3 x 21.5 cm (10 3/4 x 8 7/16 in.) Platemark: 33.8 x 24.4 cm (13 5/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.290

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  • Nerium Oleander/ Nerion Laurier-rose (Common oleander: Rose Bay)...

    published 1812

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 30.7 x 22.3 cm (12 1/16 x 8 3/4 in.) Sheet: 34.2 x 24.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand -colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.293

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  • Rosa centifolia (T. 7, No. 12 from Redouté, "Traité des...

    After Pancrace Bessa, French, 1772–about 1835 French

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    Platemark: 31 x 23 cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.) Platemark: 53.5 x 34.5 cm (21 1/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.298

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  • French Rose (Rosa Gallica/ Rosier de France), t. 7, no. 8 of...

    1801–19

    After Pancrace Bessa, French, 1772–about 1835 French

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    Platemark: 30.5 x 22.5 cm (12 x 8 7/8 in.) Platemark: 54.7 x 35.6 cm (21 9/16 x 14 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.297

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  • Trumpet Vine (Tecoma radicans/ Tecoma de Virginie) (Campsis...

    1801–19

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 33.3 x 24 cm (13 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.) Sheet: 52.5 x 34 cm (20 11/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.295

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  • Rosa multiflora platyphylla (From Redouté, " Les...

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

    Description
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    Platemark: 35.7 x 25.5 cm (14 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Sheet: 54 x 36.5 cm (21 1/4 x 14 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.278

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  • Rosa Parvi-flora (Rosier à Petites Fleurs) (Double Flowered...

    1821

    Designed by Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    2007.793

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Overall: 2.5 x 23.5 cm (1 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.249

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  • White Flowered Rose (Rosa Leucantha / Rosier à fleurs blanches) ...

    1817

    Designed by Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 34.6 x 26 cm (13 5/8 x 10 1/4 in.) Sheet: 36.1 x 26.7 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and colored by hand.

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    2007.792

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Overall: 2.7 x 23.3 cm (1 1/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.247

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Overall: 2.5 x 23.5 cm (1 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.248

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  • Polygonatum sibiricum (Polygonatum de Sibérie) (Plate 315 from...

    1802–16

    Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders, 1759–1840...

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    Sight: 51.5 x 30.5 cm (20 1/4 x 12 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    2007.797

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  • Albuca (Albuca minor)

    1802

    Designed by Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 53.4 x 35.5 cm (21 x 14 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and colored by hand

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    2007.794

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  • Lachenalia pallida / Lachenale pale (Plate 22 from P. J....

    1802–16

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Sight: 52.5 x 34.3 cm (20 11/16 x 13 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    2007.795

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  • Vieusseuxia glaucopis / Vieusseuxie à taches bleues (Plate 42...

    1802–16

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 52.5 x 34.5 cm (20 11/16 x 13 9/16 in.) Sheet: 53.5 x 35 cm (21 1/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    2007.796

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  • Rosa Alpina vulgaris (From Redouté, " Les Roses",...

    published 1835

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 20.5 x 15.3 cm (8 1/16 x 6 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 16 cm (9 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.300

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  • Large Flowering Sensitive Plant (Pl. 16 from Dr. Robert John...

    1799

    After Phillipp Reinagle, English, 1749–1833 English

    Description
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    Platemark: 47.9 x 36.2 cm (18 7/8 x 14 1/4 in.) Sheet: 53.4 x 43 cm (21 x 16 15/16 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and handcolored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.314

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  • Description
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    Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hand-painting; color on silk adhered to card stock

    Classification

    Postcards

    Accession Number

    2002.3052

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  • Grame Noüeux (Gnarled Grass)

    Unidentified artist, French, 16th century, French

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    Image: 12.9 x 7 cm (5 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.); Sheet: 15.2 x 11.8 cm (6 x 4 5/8 in.)

    Medium

    Woodcut, hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    2002.575

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  • Floral design

    late 18th century

    Unidentified artist, French, French

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    Opaque watercolor

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    31.1676

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Overall: 2.7 x 23.3 cm (1 1/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.240

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Overall: 2.5 x 23.7 cm (1 x 9 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.241

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Overall: 3 x 23.7 cm (1 3/16 x 9 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.244

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Diameter: 9 3/8 in. (23.7 cm)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.243

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Diameter: 9 3/8 in. (23.7 cm)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.242

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  • Spray of flowers

    Antoine Berjon, French, 1754–1843 French

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    Medium

    Crayon

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    31.1509

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  • Floral Study

    Antoine Berjon, French, 1754–1843 French

    Description
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    Sheet: 44.4 x 29.9 cm (17 1/2 x 11 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Black and white chalk on blue laid paper

    Classification

    Drawings

    Accession Number

    31.1487

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  • Thistle

    1831–95

    Isaac Sprague, American, 1811–1895 American

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Sheet: 38.5 x 28 cm (15 3/16 x 11 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    1977.218

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  • Poppy (Papaver), from Redouté, "Choix des Plus Belles...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

    Description
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    Platemark: 27.3 x 21.6 cm (10 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.) Sheet: 34.5 x 24.2 cm (13 9/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and finished by hand

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    1970.18

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  • Queen Esther (English) Iris (Köningin Esther) (Iris Anglica I)...

    1764

    After I. I. Meyer (Maier), German, 18th century German

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Platemark: 43.2 x 21 cm (17 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 49.2 x 32.6 cm (19 3/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Engraving, hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.354

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  • Plants and their Application to Ornament

    1897

    Eugène Samuel Grasset, French (born in Switzerland), 1841–1917...

    Description

    London: Chapman & Hall, Ltd. [1897]

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    Dimensions

    Overall: 45.6 x 33.6 x 3.8 cm (17 15/16 x 13 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Illustrated book with 72 color lithographs

    Classification

    Illustrated Books

    Accession Number

    2004.2272

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  • Studies of Roses and other Flowers

    Artist Unidentified artist, French, 18th century, French

    Description
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    Sheet: 31.5 x 20.8 cm (12 3/8 x 8 3/16 in. )

    Medium

    Oil on paper

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    1988.165

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  • Floral Study

    Antoine Berjon, French, 1754–1843 French

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Sheet: 41.5 x 25.2 cm (16 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

    Medium

    Black, white, and red chalk on blue laid paper

    Classification

    Drawings

    Accession Number

    31.1486

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  • Floral Study (Lilacs)

    Antoine Berjon, French, 1754–1843 French

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    Black and white chalk on blue laid paper

    Classification

    Drawings

    Accession Number

    31.1485

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  • The Temple of Flora, or Garden of Nature, Being Picturesque...

    1799–1807

    Richard Earlom, English, 1743-1822 English

    Description

    London: For the Publisher [i.e., the author], 1799[-1807]

    Details

    Dimensions

    Overall: 58 x 47 x 4 cm (22 13/16 x 18 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

    Medium

    Illustrated book with 31 etchings, engravings, and aquatints, partially color-printed and hand-colored; and 6 calligraphic engravings

    Classification

    Illustrated Books

    Accession Number

    1988.528

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Overall: 2.7 x 23.7 cm (1 1/16 x 9 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.245

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    Europe

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  • Plate from Service des plantes de la Malmaison

    1803–04

    Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France French

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Overall: 2.7 x 23.3 cm (1 1/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

    Medium

    Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

    Classification

    Ceramics , Porcelain

    Accession Number

    2001.246

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  • A Selection of Hexandrian Plants, belonging to the Natural Orders...

    1831–34

    Mrs. Edward Bury (Priscilla), English, 1799–1872 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    25 5/8 x 19 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. (650 x 490 x 42 mm)

    Medium

    Hand-colored aquatint engravings

    Classification

    Illustrated Books

    Accession Number

    1988.529

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  • Dingy Flag Iris (Iris Lurida), plate 669 from William Curtis, The...

    published 1803

    After Sydenham Edwards, English, about 1768–1819 English

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Platemark: 20 x 12 cm (7 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.) Sheet: 23.5 x 14.5 cm (9 1/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

    Medium

    Etching, possibly hand-colored by William Graves

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.176

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  • Language of Flowers

    1884

    Kate Greenaway, English, 1846–1901 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    15.2 x 12.4 cm (6 x 4 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Printed boards

    Classification

    Illustrated Books

    Accession Number

    64.994

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  • Rosa, Provincialis blanda (From ROSES; or a monograph of the...

    published 1805–28

    Henry C. Andrews, English, active 1794–1830 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 29 x 22.5 cm (11 7/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Etching, hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.88

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  • Large Sunflower (Flos Solis Maior), plate 1 from part 5, B....

    1613, published 1713

    Possibly after Basil Besler, German, 1561–1628 German

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Platemark: 48.5 x 40.3 cm (19 1/8 x 15 7/8 in.) Sheet: 52 x 42.5 cm (20 1/2 x 16 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Engraving, hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.97

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  • Bunch of Flowers with Poppy and Carnation

    Unidentified artist, French, 19th century, French

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 33.5 x 25.4 cm (13 3/16 x 10 in.)

    Medium

    Hand-colored etching

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.114

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  • Tulip

    Published 1822

    Valentine Bartholomew, English, 1799–1879 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 36.2 x 26 cm (14 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Hand-colored lithograph

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.116

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  • The Pontic Rhododendron (Pl. 25 from Dr. Robert John Thornton,...

    1802

    After Peter Charles Henderson, English,active 1799–1829 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Platemark: 52.5 x 40 cm (20 11/16 x 15 3/4 in.) Sheet: 59.3 x 47.3 cm (23 3/8 x 18 5/8 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.202

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  • A Group of Auriculas (Pl. 9 from Dr. Robert John Thornton,...

    1803

    After Peter Charles Henderson, English,active 1799–1829 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 57.3 x 46.4 cm (22 9/16 x 18 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.203

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  • The China Limodoron (Pl. 28 from Dr. Robert John Thornton,...

    1802

    After Peter Charles Henderson, English,active 1799–1829 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Platemark: 52.7 x 40.3 cm (20 3/4 x 15 7/8 in.) Sheet: 56.2 x 45.4 cm (22 1/8 x 17 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.204

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  • The Maggot-bearing Stapelia (Pl. 23 from Dr. Robert John...

    1801

    After Peter Charles Henderson, English,active 1799–1829 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Platemark: 52 x 39.7 cm (20 1/2 x 15 5/8 in.) Sheet: 59.5 x 47 cm (23 7/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.205

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  • The American Cowslip (Pl. 26 from Dr. Robert John Thornton,...

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  • Basket of Flowers including London Pride, Carnations and Ten...

    Probably published 1755

    J. June, English, about 1740–1770 English

    Description
    Details

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 34.9 x 24.8 cm (13 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Handcolored etching and engraving

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.219

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  • Rosa Carolina/ Upright Carolina Rose (Pl. 36 from Lawrance,...

    1797

    Mary Lawrance, English, active 1790–1831

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    Soft ground etching, stipple engraving and hand-coloring

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    Accession Number

    69.237

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  • Marbled Rose

    1797

    Mary Lawrance, English, active 1790–1831

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    Platemark: 33 x 28 cm (13 x 11 in.) Sheet: 39.4 x 29.8 cm (15 1/2 x 11 3/4 in.)

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    Soft ground etching, stipple engraving and hand-coloring

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    Accession Number

    69.238

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  • Great Royal Rose

    1798

    Mary Lawrance, English, active 1790–1831

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    Platemark: 32.8 x 27.8 cm (12 15/16 x 10 15/16 in.) Sheet: 39.5 x 31 cm (15 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

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    Soft ground etching, stipple engraving, hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.239

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  • Rosa Provincialis/Rose de Rheims (Pl. 71 from Lawrance, "A...

    1798

    Mary Lawrance, English, active 1790–1831

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    Platemark: 32.7 x 27.94 cm (12 7/8 x 11 in.)

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    Soft ground etching, stipple engraving, hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.240

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  • Spanish Squil, Tulip, Sweet Pea (Plate from Lawrance,"Groups...

    1800

    Mary Lawrance, English, active 1790–1831

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    Etching, hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.241

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  • Upright basket of flowers

    Philippe Behagle, French, 1641–1705 French

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    Platemark: 45.6 x 36 cm (17 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.) Sheet: 54.8 x 38.4 cm (21 9/16 x 15 1/8 in.)

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    Etching and engraving handcolored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.247

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  • Large upright basket of two full blown tulips, anemones, Maonthly...

    After Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer, French, 1634–1699 French

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    Platemark: 53.5 x 43.5 cm (21 1/16 x 17 1/8 in.) Sheet: 62.5 x 48 cm (24 5/8 x 18 7/8 in.)

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    Engraving and etching, handcolored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.249

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  • Bouquet of Yellow and White Roses, Hyacinths, and Narcissi

    1805

    After Jean Louis Prevost, French, about 1760 and after 1810 French

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    Sheet: 49 x 32 cm (19 5/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.264

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  • Branch of a Double Peach

    1805

    After Jean Louis Prevost, French, about 1760 and after 1810 French

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    Platemark: 49.5 x 32 cm (19 1/2 x 12 5/8 in.) Sheet: 50 x 32.5 cm (19 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.265

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  • Bouquet of Anemones (Pl. 45, 12e Cahier of Prévost,...

    1805

    After Jean Louis Prevost, French, about 1760 and after 1810 French

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    Sheet: 50.2 x 33 cm (19 3/4 x 13 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, printed in color

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    Accession Number

    69.267

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  • Bouquet with Pink Roses and Blue Auriculas (Possibly a proof...

    1805

    After Jean Louis Prevost, French, about 1760 and after 1810 French

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    Sheet: 54 x 35 cm (21 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.269

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  • Globba Nutans (Pl. 60 of Redouté, "Les Liliacées",...

    published 1802

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Sheet: 53.5 x 35 cm (21 1/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.271

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  • Dalmatian Iris (Iris pallida), plate 366, vol. 7 of Pierre-Joseph...

    published 1813

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Sheet: 53.8 x 35.6 cm (21 3/16 x 14 in.) Platemark: 51.1 x 34.6 cm (20 1/8 x 13 5/8 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.273

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  • Lilas (Pl. 73 from Redouté, "Choix des Plus Belles...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 27.5 x 21.8 cm (10 13/16 x 8 9/16 in.) Sheet: 35.7 x 25 cm (14 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.281

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  • Tulipe de Gesner (Parrot Tulip) ( from Redouté, "Choix des...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 26.5 x 21.5 cm (10 7/16 x 8 7/16 in.) Sheet: 49.6 x 32.7 cm (19 1/2 x 12 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.282

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  • Fraisier à Bouquets From P. J. Redouté, Choix des Plus Belles...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 27 x 21.3 cm (10 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.) Sheet: 35.6 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.287

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  • Redutea heterophylla ( from Redouté, "Choix des Plus Belles...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Overall: 29.8 x 21cm (11 3/4 x 8 1/4in.) Sheet: 32 x 23.5 cm (12 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.289

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  • Oreilles d'Ours-Primula auricula ( from Redouté,...

    published 1827

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 27 x 21.2 cm (10 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.) Sheet: 49.8 x 33 cm (19 5/8 x 13 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.291

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  • The Blue Passion Flower (Passiflora caerula) (Pl. 17 from Dr....

    1800

    After Phillipp Reinagle, English, 1749–1833 English

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    Platemark: 51 x 38 cm (20 1/16 x 14 15/16 in.) Sheet: 57.3 x 46.5 cm (22 9/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.308

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  • The Oblique-Leaved Begonia (Begonia ritida lobliqua) (Pl.15 from...

    1800

    After Phillipp Reinagle, English, 1749–1833 English

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    Platemark: 51.5 x 38 cm (20 1/4 x 14 15/16 in.) Sheet: 56.3 x 44 cm (22 3/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.309

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  • The Superb Lily (Lilium Superbum) plate B (Pl.21 from Dr. Robert...

    1799

    After Phillipp Reinagle, English, 1749–1833 English

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    Dimensions

    Platemark: 48 x 38 cm (18 7/8 x 14 15/16 in.) Sheet: 59.5 x 46.7 cm (23 7/16 x 18 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Mezzotint, some aquatint, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.312

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  • The American Aloe (Pl. 12 from Dr. Robert John Thornton,...

    1807

    After Phillipp Reinagle, English, 1749–1833 English

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    Platemark: 56.3 x 44.7 cm (22 3/16 x 17 5/8 in.) Image: 43.2 x 35.1 cm (17 x 13 13/16 in.) Sheet: 57.4 x 46.6 cm (22 5/8 x 18 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.313

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  • A Group of Auriculas (2): Cockups Elipse and Privateer

    1807

    After Phillipp Reinagle, English, 1749–1833 English

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    Platemark: 51.7 x 42 cm (20 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.) Sheet: 55.2 x 43.2 cm (21 3/4 x 17 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, printed in color and hand-colored

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    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.315

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  • Lilium aurantiacum (possibly from Joseph Paxton, ed....

    published 1834–49

    Possibly after Frederick William Smith, English, 1797–1835 English

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    Sheet: 23.18 x 15.56 cm (9 1/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

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    Etching and aquatint, hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.333

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  • Potentilla Hopwoodiana (Rose family) (possibly from Joseph...

    published 1834–49

    Possibly after Frederick William Smith, English, 1797–1835 English

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    Sheet: 23 x 15.6 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

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    Aquatint (?), hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.334

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  • Rondeletia longiflora (possibly from Joseph Paxton, ed....

    published 1834–49

    Samuel Holden, English, active about 1834–1849 English

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    Sheet: 23.3 x 16 cm (9 3/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

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    Lithograph, hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    69.337

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  • I. Lady's Slipper. II. Blue Variegated Bearded Iris. III....

    1613, published 1713

    Possibly after Basil Besler, German, 1561–1628 German

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    Platemark: 48.5 x 39.7 cm (19 1/8 x 15 5/8 in.) Sheet: 57 x 45.5 cm (22 7/16 x 17 15/16 in.)

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    Engraving, hand-colored

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    Accession Number

    1970.20

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  • The Quadrangular Passion Flower (Plate 19 from Dr. R. J....

    1802

    After Peter Charles Henderson, English,active 1799–1829 English

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Platemark: 54.7 x 41 cm (21 9/16 x 16 1/8 in.) Sheet: 61 x 48 cm (24 x 18 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint and stipple engraving by William Hopwood, printed in color and hand-colored

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    1970.21

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  • Queen of the Prairies - (climbing rose)

    1875

    Unidentified artist, American, 19th century

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    Stencil

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    Accession Number

    1970.551

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  • White Bay

    about 1882

    Isaac Sprague, American, 1811–1895 American

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    Sheet: 38 x 27 cm (14 15/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor on tan paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    1977.223

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  • Iris

    1831–95

    Isaac Sprague, American, 1811–1895 American

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    Sheet: 30.2 x 22.5 cm (11 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Watercolor on paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    1977.227

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  • Iris

    about 1910

    Edna Boies Hopkins, American, 1872–1937 American

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    Sheet: 39.5 x 26.4 cm (15 9/16 x 10 3/8 in.) Block: 27.4 x 18.4 cm (10 13/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Color woodcut

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    Accession Number

    48.906

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  • Hybrid Amaryllis Regina vittata (Pl.1 , vol. 5 of Transactions of...

    1824

    Designed by Barbara Cotton, English, active about 1810–1850...

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    Sheet: 42.2 x 28.2 cm (16 5/8 x 11 1/8 in.)

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    Stipple engraving, aquatint, and steel engraving, hand-colored by William Say

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    Accession Number

    69.136

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  • Blue Iris

    mid-18th to early 19th century

    Jan van der Vinne III, Dutch, 1734–1805 Dutch

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    Sheet: 42.5 x 27 cm (16 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

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    Watercolor over graphite on off-white laid paper, framing line in brown ink, mounted on cream wove paper

    Classification

    Watercolors

    Accession Number

    1991.451

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  • Hyacinths (Hyacinthus orientalis) (Pl. 6 from Dr. Robert John...

    published 1801

    After Sydenham Edwards, English, about 1768–1819 English

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Platemark: 55 x 41 cm (21 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.) Sheet: 57.3 x 45.5 cm (22 9/16 x 17 15/16 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

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    Accession Number

    69.181

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  • The Winged Passion Flower (Pl. 18 from Dr. Robert John Thornton,...

    1802

    After Peter Charles Henderson, English,active 1799–1829 English

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    Dimensions

    Platemark: 56.5 x 45.7 cm (22 1/4 x 18 in.) Sheet: 57.3 x 46.3 cm (22 9/16 x 18 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Aquatint, stipple and line engraving printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

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    Accession Number

    69.209

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  • African Cornlily (Ixia Hyalina)

    published 1805

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

    Description
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    Dimensions

    Sheet: 53.8 x 35.7 cm (21 3/16 x 14 1/16 in.) Platemark: 53 x 35 cm (20 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and finished by hand

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    69.276

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  • Rosa Gallica Purpurea Velutina, Parva (From Redouté, "Les...

    After Pierre- Joseph Redouté, French, born in Flanders,...

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    Platemark: 35.5 x 25.7 cm (14 x 10 1/8 in.) Sheet: 53 x 35.5 cm (20 7/8 x 14 in.)

    Medium

    Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

    Classification

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    Accession Number

    69.277

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