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Queen Esther (English) Iris (Köningin Esther) (Iris Anglica I) (Pl 49 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis omnem per annum superbiens floribus...", Nuremberg: Wirsing, 1750–86.

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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

1764

Place of Publication

Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 310; Nissen 1995

Dimensions

Platemark: 43.2 x 21 cm (17 x 8 1/4 in.) Sheet: 49.2 x 32.6 cm (19 3/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.354

Medium or Technique

Engraving, hand-colored

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