1860 MEDICINAL PLANTS Rhubarb ALOE Gentian CAJEPUT Antique Print

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1860 Antique Print MEDICINAL PLANTS Rhubarb ALOE Gentian CAJEPUT
 


An original 1860 hand coloured print from engraving from the date stated and not a later reproduction.

A beautiful hand coloured print from engraving from drawings by W. Fitch and engraved by J. Bishop. It shows:

Rhubarb - Rheum palmatum

Aloe - Aloe Socotrina

Gentian - Gentiana lutea

Cajeput - Melaleuca leucadendron

Provenance: History of the Vegetable Kingdom...etc. Publisher Blackie and Son. Glasgow, Edinbugh and London. 1860. 
 
 
CONDITION/DIMENSIONS

Once purchased a copy of the provenance is available on request. It measures 242 x 150mm overall. There is some age yellowing which is a feature of items of great age. It is on good quality paper with a blank reverse.The blue/black/grey borders are to define the edges on the scan only.This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve.

 

Condition Used
Weight 0.1kg