The Temple of Flora

Jim Dine (American, born in 1935), Publisher Arion Press, San Francisco

Catalogue Raisonné

D’Oench 177


Overall (Case): 56.2 x 40 x 7.6 cm (22 1/8 x 15 3/4 x 3 in.) Overall (Book): 53 x 36.8 x 3.8 cm (20 7/8 x 14 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.) Platemark: 45.4 x 29.9 cm (17 7/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with twenty-eight drypoint engravings

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

Twenty-eight drypoints with impression of second state of frontispiece printed on chine collé and laid in separately. Bound in half green morocco and gray cloth, in gray cloth case with epoxy relief sculpture on case lid. Plates proofed at Aldo Crommelynck, Paris, and printed on BFK Rives by R. E. Townsend, Inc., Georgetown, Mass. Letterpress pritned on Rives at Arion Press, San Francisco. Relief sculpture cast by Ron Dillow, Walla Walla, Washingotn.


Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston; from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession date: September 10, 1984)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund


© Jim Dine