The Old Print Shop

A. Poiteau


Pierre Antoine Poiteau was active in 19th century France. His interest in pomology and detail exactness in the graphic of each fruit introduced him to what Redoute had accomplished with the technique of stipple engravings to print in color. He worked with Langlois famous French color-printer who supervised much of Redoute's work taking Duhamel Du Monceau's renowned 'Traite Des Arbres Fruitiers' to a new level.