Picea Cephalonica, Loudon. CONIFERS - PINETUM BRITANNICUM.

Picea Cephalonica, Loudon.

Black, Jas. (illus). F.R. Schenck (lith.).
Edinburgh. W. & A. K. Johnston. 1863 - 1884.
Lithograph, handcolored, sheet 22 x 16 1/4 inches. Overall light toning, one tiny spot to left of left pine cone, two light indentations to paper above title, discoloration to right edge of sheet, still good to very good condition with bright image. Detailed and richly handcolored lithograph of pine cones and branch with two botanical details, from "The Pinetum Britannicum" by Edward James Ravenscroft, one "of the three great coniferous iconographies of the nineteenth century" (de Belder catalogue #288). Item #53312

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