Mulleyne the Male.Paris: 1774 Stock Code: 73055
An attractive and impressive botanical print by the husband and wife collaboration of Nicolas and Genevieve Regnault, from their work entitled 'La Botanique Mise a la portee de tout le monde ou Collection des Plantes D'Usage...'. The work illustrates both helpful (medicinal)and decorative plants. Blunt says "Perhaps the most impressive French botanical work of the period". They are biennial or perennial plants, native to Europe and Asia, with the highest species diversity in the Mediterranean region.
Size: 460 x 335 mm. Copperplate engraving with original hand colour.
Small tear to bottom margin, otherwise in good condition.
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