A. VERBENA OFFICINARUM VERVENE. B. VERBENA URTICæ FOLIO CANADENSIS.... [FULL TITLE BELOW]. [VERBENA].

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Johann Weinmann


a. Verbena officinarum Vervene. b. Verbena urticæ folio canadensis.... [Full title below]. [Verbena].

Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 14 1/2 x 9 3/4" (370 x 248 mm).
Good condition and color save for some minor foxing.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 71290
Price: $250.00
Publisher : Published in Ratisbon, Germany.
Full titile: "a. Verbena officinarum Vervene. b. Verbena urticæ folio canadensis. c. Veronica folüs Trissaginis seu Alsine folio serrato. d. Veronica Hederulæ folio hirsuto. e. Veronica cærulea tryphillos nuno pentaphyllos. f. Veronica pratensis serpilli folio. g. Veronica minor folüs imis rotundioribus. h. Veronica minor folüs pictis. N. 1004." 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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