The Old Print Shop

Wild Flowers drawn and colored from nature.

  • ARTIST: Clarissa Munger Badger

  • PUBLISHER: Published by New York and London: Charles Scribner; Sampson Low, Son & Co.

  • MEDIUM: Lithography, typeset

    DATE: 1859

  • EDITION SIZE: Quarto, 14 1/8 x 11 3/8” (36 x 28.9 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: Who does not love a flower?<br><br> Publisher’s brown morocco, covers gilt- and blind-stamped. Spine replaced. 43 pages. 22 plates, in color.<br><br> With an introduction by Mrs. L. H. Sigourney.<br><br> The plates are: Dogwood, Wild Geranium, Ground Pink, Trailing Arbutus, Hoodleaved Violet, Wild Columbine, Spring Beauty, Wild Honeysuckle, Apple Blossom, Yellow Lily, Harebell, Sweet-Brier, Tulip-Tree, Mountain Laurel, Wild Rose, Daisy, Buttercup, Red Clover, American Rose Bay, Butterfly Weed, Wood Lily, Purple Fringed Orchis, Cardinal Flower, Red Maple, Fringed Gentian.<br><br>


  • CONDITION: Overall in good condition. Some occasional foxing Some tissue guards have creases.


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