The mid-17th to mid-18th centuries saw the Golden Age of scientific illustration. In this age of curiosity, exploration, and experiment, the artist complimented the scientific process. Georg Dionysius Ehret (1708-1770) was one of the most talented artists of this era. This image shows a Magnolia from Ehret's Plantae Selectae of 1772. Magnolias were a favourite of Ehret and he was said to have taken a daily walk to watch the progress of Magnolia grandiflora. Hand-coloured engraving:50cm x…
1845 Lemaire, Van Houtte Flore des Serres, 1st Edition Antique Botanical Prints
Antique prints from 1845 Lemaire, Van Houtte Flore des Serres, 1st Edition Antique Botanical Prints
Colour-printed, hand-finished stipple engraving entitled Magnolia Soulangiana. From P. J. Redouté's Choix des plus belles fleurs.
Pivoine : Paeonia officinalis
Colour-printed, hand-finished stipple engraving entitled Pivoine : Paeonia officinalis. From P. J. Redouté's Choix des plus belles fleurs.
1887 Antique Botanical Print Arum Lily Flower Lithograph | Etsy
Beautiful antique botanical of the Arum Lily, 1887. Taken from Familiar Garden Flowers. Unlike the other prints from this volume, this print as a pearl gray background, as do the other three listed with it, so they would all match nicely. Print will come with original text describing the flower. ** Please read our About Page for details regarding our new Custom Matting offer. Click here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/AntiquePrintGallery/about . This information can also be found under…
botanical digital download, a white lily by Pierre Redoute, floral printable art, digital image no. 1541
This is a vintage botanical print of a white lily, by Pierre Redoute, the official court artist for Queen Marie Antoinette. Critics called him the 'Raphael of Flowers', and the 'Rembrandt of Roses.' Here you have the beautiful Le Lis blanc, lilium canidum, or white lily. This is an instant printable digital download! You will receive a jpg file of this image in the email you have registered with Etsy, soon after you purchase the listing. It will be a high quality printable 300 dpi image…
Azalea Indicus taken from Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe (1862-1865). Louis van Houtte (1810–1876) Scan of original book from Botanicus. Wikimedia