ORIGINAL ANTIQUE LARGE HAND COLORED BOTANICAL PRINT CURTIS/WALWORTH 1824
Pub. By S. Curtis. Walworth Oct. 1. 1824 Samuel Curtis’ The Botanical Magazine, Plate N 2522 Engraved by Weddell.
Curtis's Botanical Magazine. Begun in 1787, this journal is still being published to this day; it is the oldest periodical in existence featuring colored plates, of which more than 11,000 have now been produced. The work of many acclaimed botanical artists, its volumes provide an exceptional pictorial record of floral fashions and plant introductions in Great Britain over the past two centuries. http://special.lib.gla.ac.uk/exhibns/month/oct2004.html
COPPER-PLATE ENGRAVED PRINT, PRINTED IN COLORS AND FINISHED BY HAND. High quality Original Antique print. No reprint, no facsimile. Verso Black. Print is Guaranteed authentic. Size: Sheet app.: 23 x 28cm. 9.25 x 11 inches. Condition: Folded print in good condition, light browned spotted paper, verso text imprint.