A. RANUNCULUS PRATENSIS ERECTUS DULCIS. B. RANUNCULUS PRATENSIS ERECTUS ACRIS NAPELLO SIMILLIMUS. C. RANUNCULUS PRATENSIS ERECTUS FOLIIS PALLIDIORIBUS HIRSUTIS. D. RENUNCULUS SYLVESTRIS FRAGARIAE FOLIIS. NO. 858.

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Johann Weinmann


a. Ranunculus pratensis erectus dulcis. b. Ranunculus pratensis erectus acris Napello simillimus. c. Ranunculus pratensis erectus foliis pallidioribus hirsutis. d. Renunculus sylvestris Fragariae foliis. No. 858.

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 save light marginal foxing at right.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 61117
Price: $325.00
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 , Johann Weinmann

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