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A Variety of English Speedwell (Veronica Becabunga)

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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

A Variety of English Speedwell (Veronica Becabunga) (From William Curtis, Flora Londinensis; or plates and descriptions of such plants as grow wild in the environs of London.)

published 1777–98

Place of Publication

London

Catalogue Raisonné

Dunthorne 087; Nissen 0439

Dimensions

Platemark: 23.5 x 34.2 cm (9 1/4 x 13 7/16 in.) Sheet: 29 x 45 cm (11 7/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.102

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored engraving

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