PBA Galleries presents: Sale 585: Rare Natural History & Color Plate Books - Art & Illustration (275 Lots)

Auctioneer


PBA Galleries

Location


1233 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109

Sale Date


Thu, May 5th 2016, 11:00 - 15:00


Lot 1: Rare plants in the garden of Cardinal Farnese

Lot 1: Rare plants in the garden of Cardinal Farnese


Lot 2: Some Birds and Mammals of North America

Lot 2: Some Birds and Mammals of North America


Lot 3: 100 striking color plates of orchids

Lot 3: 100 striking color plates of orchids


Lot 4: Beebe's Monograph on the Pheasant

Lot 4: Beebe's Monograph on the Pheasant


Lot 5: Scarce European costume plates

Lot 5: Scarce European costume plates


Lot 6: Original botanical watercolor on vellum by P. Bessa

Lot 6: Original botanical watercolor on vellum by P. Bessa


Lot 7: Thomas Bewick's History of Quadrupeds

Lot 7: Thomas Bewick's History of Quadrupeds


Lot 8: Flora of Britain, Colored Plates

Lot 8: Flora of Britain, Colored Plates


Lot 9: Six Volumes with Botanical Color Plates

Lot 9: Six Volumes with Botanical Color Plates


Lot 10: Three Botanical Volumes with Color Plates

Lot 10: Three Botanical Volumes with Color Plates


Lot 11: Botanical Color Plates

Lot 11: Botanical Color Plates


Lot 12: Scarce American botanical book Flores Poetici

Lot 12: Scarce American botanical book Flores Poetici


Lot 13: European Ferns by J. Britten illus. D. Blair 1880

Lot 13: European Ferns by J. Britten illus. D. Blair 1880


Lot 14: J. Carson Illustrations of Medical Botany

Lot 14: J. Carson Illustrations of Medical Botany


Lot 15: 800+ chromolithographs of orchids

Lot 15: 800+ chromolithographs of orchids


Lot 16: Australian Botany from Cook's first voyage

Lot 16: Australian Botany from Cook's first voyage


Lot 17: Cooper's Experienced Botanist or Indian Physician 1840

Lot 17: Cooper's Experienced Botanist or Indian Physician 1840


Lot 18: Henry Curtis Beauties of the Rose 38 color plates

Lot 18: Henry Curtis Beauties of the Rose 38 color plates


Lot 19: Forces Which Produce the Organization of Plants

Lot 19: Forces Which Produce the Organization of Plants


Lot 20: Notes on Tulip Species with color plates

Lot 20: Notes on Tulip Species with color plates


Lot 21: Ferns of North America, 1879

Lot 21: Ferns of North America, 1879


Lot 22: Trees and Shrubs of Massachusetts, 1878

Lot 22: Trees and Shrubs of Massachusetts, 1878


Lot 23: John Evelyn Sylva Third Edition 1801

Lot 23: John Evelyn Sylva Third Edition 1801


Lot 24: John Evelyn Sylva Second Edition 1670

Lot 24: John Evelyn Sylva Second Edition 1670


Lot 25: Australian Parrots by Forshaw and Cooper

Lot 25: Australian Parrots by Forshaw and Cooper


Lot 26: The Flowers Personified 1849

Lot 26: The Flowers Personified 1849


Lot 27: Greenewalt's Hummingbirds limited edition

Lot 27: Greenewalt's Hummingbirds limited edition


Lot 28: John Harris Gardens of Delight

Lot 28: John Harris Gardens of Delight


Lot 29: Hartig Natural History of the forest

Lot 29: Hartig Natural History of the forest


Lot 30: Flowers of the Field and Forest, Color Plates, 1886

Lot 30: Flowers of the Field and Forest, Color Plates, 1886