Five hand-coloured copper engravings, from the book "English Botany: Coloured Figures of British Plants, with Their Essential Characteres, Synonyms, and Places of Growth. The copper engravings in this important British publication about plants was made by the botanical illustrator James Sowerby.
English Botany was published in various parts, which appeared between 1791-1814. The engravings are indexed and have a number on the top right. See the photos.
The prints have some light spots due to age, but are otherwise in excellent condition. They come with the mat.
This lot will be packaged with care and shipped insured.
- Five botanical prints - James Sowerby
- Title of artwork
- Vijf prenten uit 'English Botany'
- 1790 - 1813
- Not signed
- In good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 25×16 cm
- Total dimensions
- 34×25.5×0 cm