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Carmine Lily of Byzantium (Lilium Byzantium)

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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

Carmine Lily of Byzantium Lilium Byzantium...)(Pl. 71 of John Edwards, "The British Herbal", London, 1770)

1769

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 104; Nissen 578

Dimensions

Platemark: 34.8 x 24.8 cm (13 11/16 x 9 3/4 in.) Sheet: 46.6 x 28 cm (18 3/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

69.147

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, hand-colored

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