A beautiful, hand coloured, copper engraved antique botanical print, entitledCORTUSA MATTHIOLI Bear's - Ear Sanicle or Alpine Bells Drawn by Sydenham Edwards published by Curtis, 1807 for his "Botanical Magazine" These fine, vibrant engravings are highly desirable, superbly decorative & quite rare, so they are considered very collectable . Accompanying the print are associated botanical notes. Fine condition save for a tiny area of staining. Credited & dated within the plate. Measuring approx. approx 9"x 5.5"( 230mm x 140mm) overall. .............................. Sydenham Edwards was the son of a Welsh schoolmaster. He accompanied William Curtis on his botanical travels as an artist and worked with Curtis many years on the Botanical Magazine.
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