A. ASTER ANGUSTIFOILUS ALBO SPICATO. B. ASTER AUTUMNALIS PURPURANTE FLORE. N. 195.

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Johann Weinmann


a. Aster angustifoilus albo spicato. b. Aster autumnalis purpurante flore. N. 195.

Copper engraving printed in color and finished by hand, 1736-45.
Average platemark 12 3/4 x 8" (325 x 203 mm).
Good condition with original color save for minor foxing.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 49218
Price: $385.00
Publisher : Published Amsterdam and Ratisbon.
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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