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Geranium Africanum radice tuberosa noctu olens. Tab 23.

  • ARTIST: Georgio Bonelli

  • PUBLISHER: Published in Rome.

  • MEDIUM: Engravings, handcolored.

    DATE: 1772-1793.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 21 3/4 x 15 1/4" (550 x 388 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "Hortus Romanus Secundum Systema J.P. Tourneforth a Nicolao Martellio Aquilano Medico Doctore Linnaeanis Characteribus expositus…. " by Georgio Bonelli. Published in eight volumes between 1772 and 1793. Many of the engravings were done by Magdalena Bouchard. Text is in Latin, Italian and French.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: The paper used for this publication was dried on a string line, which has left an indentation on most of the engravings.

  • CONDITION: Good condition with origional color. Small spot in lower margin.

  • REFERENCE: Dunthorne #45.