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The Dragon Arum (Arum Dracunculus(2) , Dracunculus vulgaris(1) (Pl. 22 from Dr. Robert John Thornton, "The Temple of Flora...", London, 1799–1807)

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

1801

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 301 p.250, 2nd; Nissen 1955

Dimensions

Platemark: 47.5 x 35.3 cm (18 11/16 x 13 7/8 in.) Sheet: 56.5 x 44 cm (22 1/4 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.206

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint, printed in color and hand-colored

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