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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2015.19.5
Object Name Print
Description "Iris Stenogyna," hand-colored stipple engraving, Plate 310 from "Les Liliacées," Volume VI, by Pierre-Joseph Redouté. Paris: Didot Jeune, 1812. Engraved by Chapuy. Inscribed in plate, below image: Iris stenogyna Iris a stigmates etroits

Title Iris Stenogyna, Plate 310 from Les Liliacees, Vol. VI
Date 1812
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Redoute, Pierre-Joseph
Role of Creator 2 Engraver
Creator 2 Chapuy
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-13.75 inches
Credit line Gift of Jefferson and Vicki Chapman
Subjects Illustration, Botanical
Butterfly Iris