Lilac (Ruellia Lilacina); from Sir Joseph Paxton's The Magazine of Botany series
Samuel Holden, English, active 1834 - 1849
Hand colored lithograph on wove paper
Sheet: 9 1/4 × 6 1/2 in. (23.5 × 16.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Harold Goddard Rugg, Class of 1906
Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe
Not on view
Inscribed, in plate, lower left: S. Holden del & Lith.; center: Ruellia Lilacina; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 1845
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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