A. THYRSUS ASPARAGI. B. ASPARAGUS, ASPERGE. C. ASPARAGUS MONSTROSUS. N. 182.

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Johann Weinmann


a. Thyrsus asparagi. b. Asparagus, Asperge. c. Asparagus monstrosus. N. 182.

Engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1737-45.
Paper size 15 1/2 x 9 3/8" (393 x 244 mm).
Good condition with original color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 10056
Price: $550.00
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 , Other Fruits and Vegetables

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