24 x 16cm (9.5 x 6.5 inches)
Primula involucrata, Himalayas.
This beautiful lithograph with original hand coloring was made in 1854-1855 and comes from Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l'Europe by Louis van Houtte, a famous nineteenth century Belgian horticulturalist. He employed plant collectors to bring back attractive plants from around the world then illustrated many of the most beautiful in his celebrated work Flore des Serres. This is a genuine antique not a reproduction and is in good condition.
|24 x 16cm (9.5 x 6.5 inches)
|21 to 30 cm [8 to 12 inches]