French Rose,Rosa GallicaR.truncata carnea,Hc.Eng.1805

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 01, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

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Tuscany Book offers

An original hand colored copper engraving

from a fragment of the serial Publication:

Bilderbuch fuer Kinder

Weimar: Industrie Comptoir, 1790-ca.1830.

The hand colored engraving we offer was done for the fifth volume, 1805.

This engraving was masterfully hand colored around 1805 at the time of publication.

The Bertuch Roses are among the best copper engraved roses ever produced. . A 4 page description of the engraving in English,French,German, and Italian is included. Please check out our other listings offered on ebay. We try to list new items every day and will gladly give a shipping discount on multiple purchases.

Size of the leaf with the original copper engravings: ca. 9.75” x 7.75” (245 mm x 200 mm).

Condition: On hand-made, water-marked paper in very good condition, with minor traces of aging: slight soiling, or spotting, some original paper flaws or impurities, some "plate dirt," edge flaws, etc. We will mention flaws that cannot be seen on the photograph.

Please note: We never treat our prints with chemicals to enhance their appearance. Tfore, you can be confident that this engraving will not deteriorate beyond the normal aging process. .

Pictured: The leaf for sale. Thank you for visiting

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About Tuscany Books: We are a small family-owned business and have been in this business for over thirty years. We deal in rare books, prints and maps. All our items are original prints or manuscripts; we carry no reproductions. For more information, please visit the Tuscany Books “about me” page by clicking on the “ me ” logo above.

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