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Creator:
Print made by Georg Dionysius Ehret, 1708–1770, German
after Georg Dionysius Ehret, 1708–1770, German
Title:

The Female Popaw Tree, Papaya, Plate 15

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Natural History of Barbados

Date:
1750
Medium:
Line engraving with hand coloring on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 9 inches (35.6 × 22.9 cm) and Plate: 11 3/8 × 7 1/2 inches (28.9 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered upper left: "Plate 15"; upper right: "Page 181"; lower left: "HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE | To His most serene Highness | The Prince of Hesse | This Plate is humbly Inscrib'd | &c."; lower right: "G.D.Ehret. delin. & Sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Bernard Kosto, Yale 1957, MD 1962
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2017.10.4
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
botanical subject | fruit
Associated Places:
Barbados
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:74162
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