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Gaultheria procumbens/ Gaultheria penché (Creeping or Spicy Wintergreen Checkerberry)(Pl. 35, no. 12 from Redouté, "Traité des Arbes et Arbustes"; 2nd edition of H. L. Duhamel du Monceau.., Paris, 1801–1819)

After Pierre- Joseph Redouté (French, born in Flanders, 1759–1840), Jean Joseph François Tassaert (1765–about 1835)

Place of Publication: Paris

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 243; Nissen 549


Platemark: 29.5 x 22 cm (11 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.) Sheet: 40.5 x 25.5 cm (15 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, in color and hand-colored

Not On View


Prints and Drawings




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