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Botanical and Ornithological Prints, Six Hand-colored.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$98$80

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Botanical and Ornithological Prints, Six Hand-colored. Five 18th century copper-plate engraved botanical prints, likely from Jaquin's Icones Plantarum Rariorum, including several dogwoods, a species of euonymus, wafer ash, and jasmine; [together with] Martinet's male magpie, Pie, Male, all hand-colored on laid paper, sizes vary. (6)
Estimate $150-200


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Euonymus, Icones Plantarum

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