Solanum

$250.00

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Title: ‘ Solanum Indicum Spinosum flore Boraginis’ 

Contemporary handcolored engraving by H.L. Myling after P.T. Van Brussel. 

Published by T.B. Elwe in 1794 in ‘ Nederlandsch Bloemwerk door een Gezelschap geleerden’ .  This famous , rare, work was a significant contribution to late eighteenth century botanical art and demonstrated the superiority of Dutch horticulture in this period. 

Ref. : Nissen 2219; Hunt 733; Dunthorne 215; Landwehr Dutch Books with colour plates 29.

Size: 21 x 15 cm (plate)

Condition: Very good

VAT: Margingoods

 

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