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  • William Sharp
    1803–1875
    born: Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom ; died: Milton, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • untitled, 1854
  • illustrations for "Victoria Regia" or "The Great Water Lily of America"
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • 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
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0078.03
Description
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Exhibitions

Exterior. Two flowers, the "Victoria Regia" or "The Great Water Lily of America," seen in the intermediate stages of bloom. Two lily pads are in the background and a leaf in the foreground, right.