This auction is for a circa1838 hand coloured print from engraving showing:
Rosa Wilsoni or Wilson's Rose
It comes with a separate page describing the plant with scientific botanical name, and a description with reference to various naturalists, and places where the plants were found etc. including William Wilson Esq - Found at Bangor Ferry, Menai. Keenlyside
Provenance: From Supplement to the English Botany of the Late Sir J. E. Smith and Mr Sowerby - by William Jackson Hooker and other Eminent Botanists - incl. James Edward Smith - Miel - Charles Cardale Babington - William Borrer - James Sowerby - Miles Joseph Berkeley - William Wilson.
It measures overall 233mm x 142 mm ( 9.25 x 5.5 inches) approximately. There is a little age yellowing, and some bleedthrough of print - Please check the larger picture for condition. This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve
This engraving would be further enhanced by mounting, matting and framing.
My use of the term "an original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcuts etc. Many prints inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time
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