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Boatlily (Tradescantia Discolor)

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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

Tradescantia Discolor (Boat Lily Rhoeo discolor) (Pl. 168 of Redouté, "Les Liliacées", Paris, 1802–1816, Vol. 3, 1807)

published 1807

Place of Publication

Paris

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 231; Nissen 1597

Dimensions

Platemark: 52.5 x 35 cm (20 11/16 x 13 3/4 in.) Sheet: 53.3 x 35.5 cm (21 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

69.272

Medium or Technique

Stipple engraving, printed in color and hand-colored

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