This listing is for an 1834 hand coloured print from engraving from the date stated and not a later reproduction, showing:
Rumex Pratensis. Meadow Dock
A beautifully understated hand coloured print. The print is dated December 1st 1832. It shows the flower with foliage and roots. The print is untitled but comes with a separate titled page, "Rumex pratensis. Meadow Dock - Hexandria Trigynia".
Provenance: Supplement to the English Botany of the Late Sir J. E. Smith and Mr Sowerby - by William Jackson Hooker and other Eminent Botanists - Figures by James de Carle Sowerby - Published: Sold by the Prop. C. E. Sowerby 3 Mead Place, Lambeth; Longman and Co. and Sherwood &Co. Paternoster Row 1834
It measures overall 233mm x 142 mm ( 9.25 x 5.5 inches) approximately. There is bleedthrough of text on the print - please check the larger picture for condition. The print bears the plate marks around the edges from the printing process. There is a little age yellowing.
Anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description.
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve
ACCEPTABLE PAYMENT METHODS :-
I accept :- PAYPAL ,
UK postal orders, UK Cheques,
International money orders if in STERLING ( UK pounds)
For other acceptable payment options please feel free to ask
Our standard shipping options are listed on this auction page, Just select your country to get the costs, we will however be open to requests for different services to meet any deadlines , or packaging requests you may have - Please ask BEFORE bidding.
Delivery times will vary according to destination, but these are usually :-
Inland 2nd Class ............2 - 4 working days after posting
Airmail Europe ..............3 - 5 working days after shipping
Airmail Rest of World....5 - 7 working days after shipping
Please Feel free to ask any questions, we will try to answer promptly