Lot 214: Botany. Volckamer (Johann Christoph), Melanzana [and] Olivo, originally published in 'Nurnbergische Hesperides..., circa 1714, two hand coloured engravings, each approximately 325 x 205mm, mounted, together with, Besler (Basil), Xylosteon alterum Dodonei, circa 1713, hand coloured engraving, repaired tears to left hand vertical margin, slight text showthrough, 470 x 390mm, Latin text on verso, with, Redouté (Pierre J.), Allium Mutabile, circa 1815, engraving with contemporary hand colouring, slight spotting to image, one small repaired hole, 520 x 330mm, with another six engravings of flowers and fruit, various sizes and condition. (10)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction September 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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