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Fern-Leaved Peony (Paeonia Tenuifolia)

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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

Fern-Leaved Peony (Paeonia Tenuifolia) (Peony) (Pl. 17 from Mrs. E. Roscoe, "Floral Illustrations...", London, 1829)

published 1829

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 266; Nissen 1676

Dimensions

Platemark: 25.2 x 19 cm (9 15/16 x 7 1/2 in.) Sheet: 27.7 x 21.3 cm (10 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.319

Medium or Technique

Aquatint and engraving, hand-colored

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