London. William Curtis. 1816.
Hand colored engraving, plate size approx 8 x 5 in. (21 x 12 cm) on sheet 9 x 5.5 in (23 x 14cm). Brown spot in left margin, outside plate mark, otherwise very good condition. Engraving is accompanied by a text page, giving a description of the orchid and details such as where it was found, how to grow it etc. Plate #1800 from Curtis's "Botanical Magazine". "A native of the West-Indies" Item #27306