Paris. 1775- 1778.
Copper plate engraving on laid paper, black and white, image 13 x 8 inches on sheet 15 1/2 x 10 inches. Very good condition. A classical botanical image with elegant design and fine engraving, printed on laid paper. Plate III from Pierre Joseph Buchoz "Histoire Universelle de Regne Vegetale". Botanical engravings from this series are featured in the March 2005 issue of Country Home magazine. Number has been added in elegant ink script at centre of top edge of image. Item #36947