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Three Varieties of Leucoium (I. Leucoium purpureum variegatum flore pleno. II Leucoium pleno flor album purpureis maculis signatum. III. Leucoium pleno flor album sanguine maculis signatum), from B. Besler, "Hortus Eystettensis", 1713 edition.

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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

1613, published 1713

Catalogue Raisonné

Nissen 0158

Dimensions

Platemark: 48.3 x 40 cm (19 x 15 3/4 in.) Sheet: 56 x 45 cm (22 1/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.360

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Engraving

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