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Roots (Racines)

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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

Racines (Roots) (Pl. 47 of Redouté, "La Botanique de Jean Jacques Rosseau", Paris, Langlois, 1805)

published 1805

Place of Publication

Paris

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 252; Nissen 1688

Dimensions

Sheet (trimmed to platemark) : 36 x 25.6 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.304

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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