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Double Crimson Hibiscus

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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

Double Crimson Hibiscus (Pl. 25 from John Hill, "Exotic Botany".., London, 1759)

published 1759

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 131; Nissen 879

Dimensions

Platemark: 37 x 23.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/8 in.) Sheet: 48.4 x 29.5 cm (19 1/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.213

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored engraving

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