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Anchusa capensis.

  • ARTIST: Henry Cranke Andrews

  • PUBLISHER: Published by H. Andrews, No. 5 Knightsbridge, London.

  • MEDIUM: Engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1797-1809.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 10 1/2 x 8 1/4" (268 x 210 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "Botanists Repository for New and Rare Plants." by Henry Andrews. Published from 1797 - 1809. <br><br> Anchusa capensis is in the flowering plant family of Boraginaceae, which is native to South Africa, Namibia and Lesotho. It's other names include Cape-forget-me-not and Blue Angel.


  • CONDITION: Overall good condition with original color. Two bits of paper missing at left paper edge.