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The Maggot-bearing Stapelia (Pl. 23 from Dr. Robert John Thornton, "The Temple of Flora...", London, 1799–1807)

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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

1801

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 301 p. 250, 1st

Dimensions

Platemark: 52 x 39.7 cm (20 1/2 x 15 5/8 in.) Sheet: 59.5 x 47 cm (23 7/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.205

Medium or Technique

Aquatint, stipple and line engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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