Antique print. Orchid, Birds Nest Ophrys

Orchid, Birds Nest Ophrys

Artist/Collection: James Sowerby
Product Code: FRP14927
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Orchid, Birds Nest Ophrys

23 x 14.0 cm (9.0 x 5.5 inches).

Ophrys nidus avis

This antique botanical print is from the first edition of James Sowerby 's famous work, English Botany. It is an original antique print made by printing from an engraved copper printing plate onto hand made paper. The hand painted coloring is original and excellent. The print is in superb condition, especially considering it is over 220 years old.

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Style
Date Made 1700s
Paper Size 23 x 14.0 cm (9.0 x 5.5 inches)
Shape Portrait
Main Color Yellow
Size Category 21 to 30 cm (8 to 12 inches)
Tags: orchid