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Stapelia Divaricata. Straddling Stapelia. Carrion Flower. Starfish Flower. No. 1007.

  • ARTIST: Sydenham Edwards

  • PUBLISHER: Published by T. Curtis, London.

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored engraving,

    DATE: 1807.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 9 1/4 x 5 5/8" (235 x 143 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "The Botanical Magazine; or Flower Garden Displayed". This renowned illustrated periodical was issued from 1787 until 1844. Dunthorne describes it as "a delightful work pictorially, never excelled as a periodical, most carefully colored".


  • CONDITION: Good condition and original color.

  • REFERENCE: Dunthorne #88.