CAMELLIA JAPONICA ROSA-MUNDI.

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George Loddiges

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Camellia Japonica Rosa-mundi.

Engraving with hand color, 1818-33.
Paper size 8 x 6 3/8" (20.3 x 16.3 cm).
Good condition with original color. Printed to the paper's edge - as issued.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 99275
Price: $175.00
Publisher : Published in London,
This plate is from "The Botanical Cabinet, consisting of colored delineations of plants from all countries. The plates by George Cooke."

Text sheet: "This was raised by Mr. Press, a few years since, from seeds. It forms a beautiful variety, flowering freely, and requiring the usual protection and care which has been recommended for the other kinds. It is also increased in the same manner by engrafting upon the single stock."Text sheet included.
18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Botanicals

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