Eastern St. John's Wort

Eastern St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum) (No. 53 from J. Edwards, "A Collection of Flowers Drawn after Nature".., London, 1801)

published 1801

Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 105, Nissen 579


Platemark: 35 x 26 cm (13 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.) Sheet: 51.5 x 34.8 cm (20 1/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etching, hand-colored

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Number 53 from “A Collection of Flowers Drawn after Nature and Disposed in an Ornamental and Picturesque Manner by J. Edwards FSA”. London, 1801.


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