a. Arbor Africana vesicaria. b. Arbor vitÃ¦, Arbore de Paradys Madre. c. Arbuscula Africana, AmbrÃ¦ 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
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, Johann Weinmann