A Flower Piece

1778
After Jan van Huysum II (Dutch, 1682–1749), Richard Earlom (English, 1743–1822), Publisher John Boydell (English, 1719–1804)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 313b

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.8 x 41 cm (21 9/16 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.218

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a pair: “A Flower Piece” and “A Fruit Piece.” Mezzotints, engraved by Earlom, 1778. On plinth, “Jan Van Huysum fecit 1722.”

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