AURICULA URSI COLORE MIXTO. B. AURICULA URSI FLORE PALLIDO STRUS LUTEIS VARIEGATIS. C. AURICULA URSI FLORE MAGNO EX RUBRO ET VIRIDI MIXTO. D. AURICULA URSI PERIANTHEO FOLIACEO FLORE VARIEGATO.

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Johann Weinmann


Auricula ursi Colore mixto. b. Auricula ursi flore pallido strus luteis variegatis. c. Auricula ursi flore magno ex rubro et viridi mixto. d. Auricula ursi periantheo foliaceo flore variegato.

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 with original color. Some minor skuffing at upper paper edge.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 72614
Price: $380.00
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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