IRIS FRANGEE. IRIS FIMBRIATA

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Pierre-Joseph Redoute

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Iris frangee. Iris fimbriata

Stipple engraving, printed in color and finished by hand. 1827
Paper size 13 1/4 x 9 1/2" (33.5 x 24.2 cm).
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 99977
Price: SOLD
Publisher : Published in Paris by Ernest Panckocke.
A beautiful plate from Redoute's , 'Choix Des Plus Belles Fleurs.' Or, Choice of the most beautiful flowers. Stipple engraving printed in color and finished by hand. Engraved by Langlois.

Pierre-Joseph Redoute (1759 – 1840). Painter and botanist from Belgium. Best remembered for his watercolors of roses, lilies and other flowers. Many of were published as large, color printed engravings. He was nicknamed "the Raphael of flowers" and is often referred to as the greatest botanical illustrator of all time. needs rest
18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Botanicals , Redoute - Miscellaneous

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