Dame - Aubert. (Color stipple engraving from "Traite des Arbres Fruitiers").
Turpin (drawn by). Bouquet (engraved by).
[Paris]. Ca. 1807-1835.
Color stipple engraving with added handcolor, plate mark 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches on sheet size 16 1/4 x 11 inches. Very good: a few faint foxing spots, toning to edges of verso (not affecting front); a bright image. An exquisite image of two yellow hued plums on a leafy branch drawn by Pierre-Jean-François Turpin, with fruit and botanical details. Plate 71 from Poiteau and Turpin: Traite des Arbres Fruitiers (1808-1835). Printed by Langlois, a master printer who worked with Redoute. Numbered at upper right corner "61". A handsome large antique botanical engraving. Item #46220