Henrik Witte 1868 Flowering Almond Tree

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Artist Biography:

Henrik Witte [b1825 – d1914] was a Dutch gardener and was the assistant curator becoming the head-curator of the Leiden Botanical Gardens from 1855 – 1898. He sponsored this book of the trees and beautiful floral from his beloved Leiden gardens

Date:

1868

Source:

Flora, Afbeeldingen en beschrijvingen van boomen, heesters, éénjarige planten, enz, voorkomende in de Nederlandsche tuinen. First edition

Volume:

1

Plate No.:

14

Description:

Amygdalus Nana Linn. Flore plena.[Flowering almond tree]

Print Method:

Chromolithograph by G. Severeyns on heavy stock, after the paintings of Abraham Jacobus Wensel.

Condition:

Some foxing , nevertheless condition is above average for this edition.

Size of Print:

302 x 224 mm. (Approximately 12 x 9 inches)

Size of Leaf:

302 x 224 mm. (Approximately 12 x 9 inches)

References:

Protzel 10.366, Stafleu & Cowan 18.090, Nissen BBI 2017 p. 201, Landwehr p. 213

Price:
$175.00
SKU:
49372
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