Paris. 1775- 1778.
Copper plate engraving on laid paper, black and white, plate mark approximately 12 1/2 x 8 inches on sheet 15 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches. Very good condition; 1/2 inch tear to upper left margin (outside plate area). 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" Item #46862