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Campanule Mollis (Soft Bell Flower) (Pl. 404 from William Curtis, The Botanical Magazine; or Flower Garden Displayed, London, 1798)

published 1798
After Sydenham Edwards (English, about 1768–1819), Unidentified artist, American, about 1840

Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 088; Nissen 2350


Platemark: 18.5 x 11.7 cm (7 5/16 x 4 5/8 in.) Sheet: 23 x 13.4 cm (9 1/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Hand-colored etching

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



From William Curtis, “The Botanical Magazine; or Flower Garden Displayed”, London, 1787. Started by William Curtis and issued in monthly parts containing three coloured plates; the first plate is dated 1786.


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