ANANAS SYLVESTRIS. ANANAS SAUVAGE. N. 110.

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Johann Weinmann


Ananas Sylvestris. Ananas sauvage. N. 110.

Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 15 1/2 x 9 5/8" (393 x 244 mm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 71260
Price: $620.00
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 , Johann Weinmann

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