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African Cornlily (Ixia Hyalina)

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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

Ixia Hyalina (Pl. 87 of Redouté, "Les Liliacées", Paris, 1802–1816, Vol. 2, 1805)

published 1805

Place of Publication

Paris

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 231; Nissen 1597

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.8 x 35.7 cm (21 3/16 x 14 1/16 in.) Platemark: 53 x 35 cm (20 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.276

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, printed in color and finished by hand

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