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Lychnis hirsuta . . ./Greater Prickly Campion (Pl. 58 of John Edwards, "The British Herbal", London, 1770)

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

published 1770

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 104; Nissen 578

Dimensions

Platemark: 34.8 x 24.5 cm (13 11/16 x 9 5/8 in.) Sheet: 47 x 27.8 cm (18 1/2 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.145

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, hand-colored

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