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The Temple of Flora, or Garden of Nature, Being Picturesque Botanical Plates of the New Illustration of the Sexual System of Linnaeus

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London: For the Publisher [i.e., the author], 1799[-1807]

Provenance

Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz, by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 30, 1988.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

1799–1807

Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 301; 1Nissen 1955;

Dimensions

Overall: 58 x 47 x 4 cm (22 13/16 x 18 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.528

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 31 etchings, engravings, and aquatints, partially color-printed and hand-colored; and 6 calligraphic engravings

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books