Gérard Van Spaendonck - Las más hermosas flores de Gérard Van Spaendonck, 1746-1822 - 1960

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Gérard Van Spaendonck - Las más hermosas flores de Gérard Van Spaendonck, 1746-1822 - 1960
Art, Botany - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

The most beautiful flowers of Gérard Van Spaendonck, 1746-1822 / Les Plus belles fleurs de Gérard Van Spaendonck, 1746-1822

Cover with visible tears in attached images.

16 engravings selected by Karl Li Handler.

Unknown signature and dedication.

Gerard van Spaendonck (Tilburg, Netherlands 22 March 1746 – 11 May 1822).

He was a disciple of Herreyas in Antwerp and later moved to Paris, when he had already acquired just renown as a painter of flowers and fruits. In the capital of France he was painter of the king and professor of iconography of the Garden of Plants, becoming of the Academy in 1781.

His works, sometimes confused with those of van Huyseur, are in the Louvre, Angers, Montpellier, Fontainebleau.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Art, Botany
Author/ Illustrator
Gérard Van Spaendonck
Book Title
Las más hermosas flores de Gérard Van Spaendonck, 1746-1822
Condition
Mixed / Multiple
Publication year oldest item
1960
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
Spanish
Original language
No
Binding/ Material
Mix / Multiple
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
31
Dimensions
51×36 cm
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