a. Allium Alpinum. Ail Serpentain. b.Allium pallustre. c. Allium Caninum. d. Allium Sylvestre tenuifolium. N. 38.
Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 15 1/2 x 9 1/2" (393 x 240 mm).
Good condition and color. LOCATION: New York City
Inventory Number: 71275
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