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Rosa. III. The double Cinnamon Rose.

  • ARTIST: Georg Dionysius Ehret

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Seligman and Wirsing, Nuremberg.

  • MEDIUM: Copper plate engraving, hand colored,

    DATE: 1750-86.

  • EDITION SIZE: Plate mark 16 3/4 x 11 3/4" (423 x 300 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Engraved by J. M. Seligmann. From Christopher Jakob Trew's Hortus Nitidissimis omnem per annum superbiens floribus. According to De Belder, this rare work is "the most sumptuous of the florilegia."


  • CONDITION: Good condition with original color.

  • REFERENCE: De Belder 362. Nissen 1995. Dunthorne 310.