Withers (illus.), J. Watts (engraved by).
London. J. Ridgway. 06-01- 1830.
Botanical engraving, original handcolor, image approximately 8 x 5 inches on sheet 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches. With text sheet. Two small pieces of adhesive tape to upper corners of verso (not affecting image); very good to fine condition. Light green pear, plate #126 from John Lindley's The Pomological Magazine (re-issued in 1841 as Pomologia Britannica). These prints display in their beautiful design the exceptional talent of botanical artist Mrs Augusta Withers, which is enhanced by the fine work of engraver J. Watts and exquisite handcoloring. Item #53263