A. ARBOR AFRICANA VESICARIA. B. ARBOR VITæ, ARBORE DE PARADYS MADRE. C. ARBUSCULA AFRICANA, AMBRæ ODOREM FUNDENS. D. ARBUTUS, ARBOUSIER. N. 166.

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Johann Weinmann


a. Arbor Africana vesicaria. b. Arbor vitæ, Arbore de Paradys Madre. c. Arbuscula Africana, Ambræ odorem fundens. d. Arbutus, Arbousier. N. 166.

Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 15 1/2 x 9 5/8" (393 x 240 mm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 71228
Price: $240.00
Publisher : Published in Ratisbon, Germany.
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

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