London. 1825- 1850.
Hand colored engraving from "The Botanic Garden" depicting four flowers, image size 6.5 x 5" on sheet 7.5 x 6". Overall light toning to sheet, light impression of paper clip at top left. One of the exquisitely engraved and hand colored plates from the periodical "The Botanic Garden", published by Benjamin Maund and issued in monthly parts between 1825 and 1850. WITH TEXT SHEETS. Particularly lovely images of a paeony and an iris. Item #31932