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Brookshaw, George (1751-1823) Two Botanical Prints, Cherries and Plums.

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3040B
Lot:
543
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Brookshaw, George (1751-1823) Two Botanical Prints, Cherries and Plums. [from] Pomona Britannica, London: T. Bensley for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown and John Lepard, 1816-1817. Plates IX and XV, stipple-engraved plates printed in color and finished by hand on wove paper, with accompanying explanatory text leaves, illustrating the Kentish Cherry, the English Bearer, and Carnation Cherry in one plate, and the Common Damson Plum, and the Royal Dauphin plum in the other, 14 x 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300


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John Lepard, Biota, Damson, Flora of North America, Laxatives, Longman, Plums, London

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