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Set of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th CenturySet of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th Century

Johann Wilhelm Weinmann (1683-1741) was a successful apothecary and accomplished botanist in Regensburg, Germany, who published the eight volumes of Phytanthoza Iconographia between 1737 and 1745, commissioning artists to execute the artwork based on plants in his extensive personal botanical garden. These volumes of images were among the first to be successfully printed in color. Plates were further finished by hand in watercolor. These plates include No. 10 (acacias), No. 291 (campanulas) and No. 363 (chamomiles), attractively double matted in fresh green with silver gilt frames. Good condition with some light foxing and slight discolorations.

H: 19 ¾ W: 15 ½ D: ¾

ITEM ID
A220-1
STYLE
Academic, Realism
AGE
18th Century
THEME
Botanical
COLOR
Blue, Green, Silver, Yellow
MEDIA
Engraving, Paper

Mirabelle Antiques

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4289 Free Union Rd.
Free Union
VA 22940
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    Set of Three Original Colored Botanical Engravings by Johann Weinmann, Phytanthoza Iconographia,18th Century

    $1,800