Redoute, P.J. (del.) Peree (sculp).
Copper-plate engraving, 15 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches (neatline) on sheet 21 1/2 x 15 inches. Small areas of insect damage in left margin (not affecting the image), scattered light foxing, two very light creases, a strong impression. Overall very good condition on thick laid paper. An engraving of the flower Mazeutoxeron Reflexum from the atlas volume of the "Voyage a la Recherche de La Perouse" by the French botanist Jacques Labillardière, documenting the expedition led by d'Entrecasteaux, noted for his exploration of the coast of Australia. Botanical details along the lower edge. Item #51970