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Lily leaf
  • William Sharp
    1803–1875
    born: Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom ; died: Milton, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Lily leaf, 1854
  • Victoria Regia or the Great Water Lily of America
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0213.04
Description
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Exhibitions

Color print depicting five connected leaves of a water lily, and four smaller, connected leaves in the bottom left corner of the print. The large leaves are round and the leaf in the top right corner of the print is brown around the edges. There is text above each of the two groups of leaves.