Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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text for Victoria Regia Portfolio
  • 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
  • text for Victoria Regia Portfolio, 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
  • letterpress
  • Gift of Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0213.02.a-m
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Exhibitions

Partial set of introductory text for the Victoria Regia or the Great Water Lily of America.