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Four leaves ( from G. Brookshaw, "A New Treatise on Flower Painting"...London. )

Published 1818
After George Brookshaw (English, 1751–1823)

Place of Publication: London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 052; Nissen 246


Platemark: 27.3 x 20 cm (10 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.) Sheet: 30 x 23.2 cm (11 13/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, hand-colored

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



“A New Treatise on Flower Painting”; or “Every Lady her own drawing master”, containing familar and easy instructions for acquiring a perfect knowledge of drawing flowers with accuracy and taste, also complete directions for producing the various tints.


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