Rhodora Canadensis (Rhodore de Canada) (Rhodora)

Sophie Giacomelli Janinet, French, 1786 - 1813
after Pierre Joseph Redoute, French, 1759 - 1840



Color stipple engraving on wove paper

Plate: 11 3/4 × 8 7/8 in. (29.8 × 22.5 cm)

Sheet: 16 1/8 × 10 1/4 in. (41 × 26 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Harold Goddard Rugg, Class of 1906


Portfolio / Series Title

from Henri Louis Duhamel du Monceau, Traité des arbres et arbustes que l’on cultive en France en pleine terre, vol. 3 (Paris: Didot, 1806), no. 53


Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in plate, lower left: P. J. Redoute pinx.; lower right: M.lle. Janinet Sculp.; inscribed, in plate, lower left: RHODORA Candadensis; lower right: RHODORE de Canada. page. 214; upper center: T.5.No.53.


Collected by Harold Goddard Rugg (1883-1957, Class of 1906), Hanover, New Hampshire; given by his Estate to present collection, 1957.

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