A. MALUS OXYMELA ACIDA. B. MALUS SYLVESTRIS FRUCTI RUBRO. C. MALUS SYLVESTRIS FRUCTI ROTUNDO VIRIDI. D. MALUS PERSICA FLORE PLENO. E. MALUS PERSICA STI. LAURENTI. F. MALUS PERSICA MINOR. NO. 707.

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Johann Weinmann


a. Malus oxymela acida. b. Malus sylvestris fructi rubro. c. Malus sylvestris fructi rotundo viridi. d. Malus Persica flore pleno. e. Malus Persica Sti. Laurenti. f. Malus Persica minor. No. 707.

Copper engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1736-45.
Average platemark 12 3/4 x 8" (325 x 203 mm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 58266
Price: $750.00
Publisher : Published Amsterdam and Ratisbon.
From Johann Wilhelm Weinmann's Phytanthoza Iconographia. This beautiful work provides a nearly complete record of the flowers, fruits and vegetables cultivated in the early 18th century. The plates are among the earliest examples of color printing from a single plate. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Botanicals , Other Fruits and Vegetables

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