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Bignonia Americana, capreolis donata, siliqua breviore, T. 82.

  • ARTIST: Mark Catesby

  • MEDIUM: Engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1743

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 20 1/4 x 14 1/8" (511 x 359 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From, ‘The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: Containing Figures of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects and Plants:…’ Engravings by Catesby, published in London 1731-1743 (first edition), 1751-1755 (second edition), 1771-1775 (third edition) c.1800 (fourth edition). From the first edition of the second volume.<br><br> This engraving depicts bignonia capreolata, also known as Crossvine and Tangerine Beauty.


  • CONDITION: Good condition with original color.