a. Allium sativum. Ail aulx. b. Allium campestre. c. Allium juncifolium luteum. N. 39.
Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 15 3/8 x 9 3/8" (391 x 239 mm).
Good condition and color. LOCATION: New York City
Inventory Number: 71283
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