WEINMANN, Johann Wilhelm. & EHRET, George.
a.Lilio narcisus Indicus flore elegantissime purpura scente. b. Lilium convalloum album, Lis de vallees. c. Lilium convallium flore, rubente, Muguet. d. Lilium convallium minus seu unifolium une feuille, Einblad.
One of a stunning collection of tulips, poppies, lilies and sunflowers from Weinmann’s Phytanthoza Iconographia. This series was printed in colour and hand finished, and is one of the earliest examples of colour printing. It is also the first published collection to include the work of George Ehret, one of the most important botanical artists of the 18th century.
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Mezzotint & line engraving. Printed colour, hand finished. Fine condition. Size: 23 x 34 cm. (9 x 13 inches). Mounted size: 39.5 x 52.5cm. Framed size: 43 x 56 cm