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untitled (view of the form of the flower mentioned on the thirteenth page)
  • William Sharp, artist
    1803–1875
    born: Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom ; died: Milton, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
    John Fisk Allen, author
    1785–1865
    active: United States
  • untitled (view of the form of the flower mentioned on the thirteenth page), 1854
  • Victoria Regia or The Great Water Lily of America with a Brief Account of its Discovery and Introduction into Cultivation
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 394 x 546 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/2 x 21 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Long Ellis Gallery, 315, E2
  • 1978.0078.01
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Exterior. A flower, the "Victoria Regia" or "The Great Water Lily of America," blossoms on the water and is mirrored by it. A leaf in the foreground, and lily pads in the background.