Paris. 1775- 1778.
Copper plate engraving on laid paper, black and white, plate mark approximately 12 3/4 x 8 inches on sheet 15 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches. Very good condition; faint foxing inouter margins. A classical botanical image with elegant design and fine engraving, printed on laid paper. Plate VII from a volume of Pierre Joseph Buchoz "Histoire Universelle de Regne Vegetale". Botanical engravings from this series are featured in the March 2005 issue of Country Home magazine. Item #45661