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Great Royal Rose

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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

Rosa Damascena/ Great Royal Rose (Pl. 58 from Lawrance, "A Collection of Roses from Nature", London, 1799)

1798

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 176; Nissen 1151

Dimensions

Platemark: 32.8 x 27.8 cm (12 15/16 x 10 15/16 in.) Sheet: 39.5 x 31 cm (15 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.239

Medium or Technique

Soft ground etching, stipple engraving, hand-colored

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