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Clilmbing Cactus (Cereus minimums scandens polygonus) (Tab. II of G. D. Ehret, Plantae et Papiliones Rariores ...London, 1748)

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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

Clilmbing Cactus (Cereus minimums scandens polygonus) (Tab. II of G. D. Ehret, Plantae et Papiliones Rariores ...London, 1748)

published 1748

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 109; Nissen 583

Dimensions

Platemark: 42 x 27 cm (16 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.) Sheet: 52.7 x 37 cm (20 3/4 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.183

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, hand-colored Etching and engraving, hand-colored

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