A. SMYRNIUM CRETICUM PERFOLIATUM. B. SMYRNIUM MAJUS SEU HIPPOSELINUM, MACERONE. C. SOLANIUM ARBORESCENS MOLUCANUM SEU BORI. NO. 926.

image61122

Johann Weinmann


a. Smyrnium Creticum perfoliatum. b. Smyrnium majus seu Hipposelinum, Macerone. c. Solanium arborescens Molucanum seu Bori. No. 926.

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 glue stain along the binding edge.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 61122
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

MORE WORKS BY JOHANN WEINMANN