Very attractive and sought after Weinmann copper engraved / Hand coloured Botanicals from the Phytanthoza Iconographia..The artist for mpst of the plates was Georg Dionysius Ehret and the engraver, J.J. Haid printed many of the illustrations utilizing a new mezzotint technique.
Amaranth with crested dark red flower.
Rare original botanical prints in overall good condition.
code : P1739
Cartographer : Johann Weinmann
Date : 1737
Size : 37*23 cms
availability : Available
Price : £80
Great Botanical work, first to use mezzotint
Book..Phytanthoza Iconographia, 1737-1745