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Anona fructu lutescente laevi, scrotum Arietis referente.

  • ARTIST: Mark Catesby

  • MEDIUM: Engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1800

  • EDITION SIZE: Fourth Edition. Paper size 20 1/16 x 14 1/4" (510 x 361 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: T. 85. From, ‘The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: Containing Figures of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects and Plants:…’ Engravings by Mark Catesby, published in London.<br><br> This engraving depicts the fruit of the pawpaw tree, otherwise known as asimina triloba.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Minore spotting in lower margin and a minor smudge in the left margin.