Crinum Lily (Crinum scabrum), pl. 32 from Bury, A Selection of Hexandrian Plants belonging to the natural orders Amaryllidae and Liliaceae, ... London, 1831-34

Published 1831–43
After Mrs. Edward Bury (Priscilla) (English, 1799–1872), Robert Havell, Jr. (American (born in England), 1793–1878)

Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 071; Nissen 306


Platemark: 43.5 x 43.2 cm (17 1/8 x 17 in.) Sheet: 63.7 x 48.2 cm (25 1/16 x 19 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Aquatint, printed in color, and hand-colored

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



A Selection of Hexandrian Plants”, belonging to the natural orders Amaryllidae and Liliaceae from drawings by Mrs. Edward Bury; engraved by R. Havell. London, published by R. Havell 1831-34.


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