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Meriana flore rubello. Tab XL.

  • ARTIST: Georg Dionysius Ehret

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Christopher Jacob Trew in Nuremberg.

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored engraving,

    DATE: 1750-73.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 20 1/2 x 13 7/8" (520 x 353 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Engraved and colored by Johann Jacob Haid and Johann Elias Haid. From the renowned botanical work "Plantae Selectae" by Christopher Trew. Published in Nuremberg, 1750-73. A distinguished German botanical draftsman, Ehret collaborated with Linnaeus and later worked for the British Musuem, where he drew many newly discovered plants from the Americas and the Far East. <br><br>


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.