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(Palm-Leaved Trichosanthes)Cucurbitacae: Trichosanthes Palmata ( from Robert Wight, "Icones plantarum Indiae Orientalis; of figures of Indian plants", Madras, J. B. Pharaoh, Frank; London: Balliere (1838–) 1840–53)

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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

1838

Place of Publication

Madras; London

Catalogue Raisonné

Nissen 2139

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.2 x 22.2 cm (11 1/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.321

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, hand-colored

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