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Title

Great Blue Butterflies and Red Fruits

Artist

Maria Sibylla Merian ; Pieter Sluyter (Sluiter)

Date

1705-1771

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Great Blue Butterflies and Red Fruits, Maria Sibylla Merian      ;    Pieter Sluyter (Sluiter)
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Medium: Prints | Hand-colored etching and engraving
Size: 15 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (38.74 x 28.58 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: Europe, Holland, Amsterdam
Culture: Europe, Holland
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: No signatures
Physical Description: Plate 7
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Minnich CollectionThe Ethel Morrison Van DerLip Fund, 1966
Accession Number: P.18,714
Artist: Maria Merian, German, 1647-1717
Role: Artist
Nationality: German
Life Dates: German, 1647-1717

Artist: Pieter Sluyter (Sluiter), Dutch, 1675 - 1713
Role: Engraver
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1675 - 1713
Added to Site: February 28, 2009