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The Flower Turns to Dust (Flos Cinis),

Plate 8 from Archetypes and Studies by Georg Hoefnagel

Engraving on laid paper

Dimensions (Plate): 148 x 206 mm (5.8 x 8.1 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 183 x 272 mm (7.2 x 10.7 in.)

Inscribed in plate: “Lilia agros, virtusque vivos, coelum as tra coronant: / ut leo viv fortis dulcé et amore bibit””

Edition: Plate eight from Part One of Archetypes and Studies by Georg Hoefnagel (Archetypa Studiaque Patris Georgii Hoefnagelii)

Accession number: 2006.3.2

Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 2006

Work Type: print

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