Small Striped Amaryllis (Amaryllis vittata minor), pl.40 from Bury, A Selection of Hexandrian Plants belonging to the natural orders Amaryllidae and Liliaceae, ... London, 1831-34

published in 1831–34
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: 42.2 x 24.5 cm (16 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.) Sheet: 66.7 x 49.5 cm (26 1/4 x 19 1/2 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 1831-334.)


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