Commelina Tuberosa

Commeline Tubéreuse
Tuberous Dayflower

French
1802–1816
de Gouy (active 1800–1820), After Pierre- Joseph Redouté (French, born in Flanders, 1759–1840)


Dimensions

Sheet: 54.3 x 36 cm (21 3/8 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.417

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Stipple engraving by de Gouy after Pierre-Joseph Redouté (1759-1840) printed in color and finished by hand

Inscription

R.J. Redouté pinx. de Gouy sculp

Markings

108

Provenance

With Shreve, Crump & Low. 2016, sold by Jeremiah's Antiques and Collectibles (Putnam, Connecticut) to Stephen Borkowski; 2016, gift of Stephen Borkowski to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Stephen H. Borkowski in memory of Mrs. Paul Mellon