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Tulipa V, Double White-Edged Tulip (Double blanc bordé), plate 22 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis omnen per annum superbiens floribus, sive amoenissimorum florum imagines", 3 vols., Nuremberg, 1750-92.

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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

Tulipa V/ Double blanc borde (Pl 22 from Christopher Jacob Trew, "Hortus Nitidissimis...", Nuremberg, Wirsing, (1750–86)

1750–53

Place of Publication

Nuremberg

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 310; Nissen 1995

Dimensions

Platemark: 41.4 x 23.3 cm (16 5/16 x 9 3/16 in.) Sheet: 47.2 x 33.2 cm (18 9/16 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.328

Medium or Technique

Engraving, hand-colored

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