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Flower and roots of a red lily (Lilium carolinianum) and a whampum snake (Coluber fasciatus). Etching by M. Catesby, c.1731, after himself.

  • Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749.
Date
[1731-1749]
Reference
21005i
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About this work

Publication/Creation

[London], [1731-1749]

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 25 x 35 cm

Lettering

Lilium & c. Angius & c.

Creator/production credits

Bears artist's monogram "M" for Mark Catesby

Lettering note

The lettering "philadelphium Lin. Red lily" and "an Coluber fasciatus Lin. Whampum snake" is inscribed on the print in black ink

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 21005i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Latin


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