A. EPHEMERUM VIRGINIANU FLORE PURPUREO. B. EPHEMERUM VIRGINIANUM FLORE ALBO. C. EPHEMERUM PHALANGOIDES ERECTUM FOLüS LILIACEIS BULBOSUM FLORE FLORESCENTE. B. N. 478.

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Johann Weinmann


a. Ephemerum Virginianu flore purpureo. b. Ephemerum Virginianum flore albo. c. Ephemerum phalangoides erectum folüs liliaceis bulbosum flore florescente. B. N. 478.

Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 14 5/8 x 9 1/2" (371 x 240 mm).
Good condition and color save for some minor staining in lower margin.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 71252
Price: SOLD
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

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