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Melastoma racemosa (Pl.27 from Le Baron Alexandre de Humboldt and Aimé Bonpland, "II Monographie des Melastomacées",...Paris, Langlois, 1816–23)

published 1816–23
After Pierre J. F. Turpin (French, 1775–1840), Louis Bouquet (French, active about 1800–1823)


Place of Publication: Paris

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 144; Nissen 954/2

Dimensions

Platemark: 42 x 27 cm (16 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.) Sheet: 53 x 33 cm (20 7/8 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

69.342

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

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