21 x 16 cm (8.25 x 6.25 inches)This antique copper plate engraving is by Pierre Pomet, a Paris apothecary.Pomet became chief druggist to King Louis XIV and a purveyor of medicinal remedies from distant lands.It was made in 1725 for Pomet's " A Compleat History of Drugges ". This was the most complet..
22 x 14 cm (8.8 x 5.5 inches).Also shows Chervil (Beaked Parley), Horse-Chesnut (food for horses, deer and poultry)This fascinating antique chromolithograph of plants used in medicine was made in 1877 and comes from a work about medicinal plants by Benjamin Barton and Thomas Castle. Their aim was to..
31 x 23 cm (12 x 9.25 inches).Sea Samphire, Spignel or Bald Money, Common Hares Ear and Common AlexanderThis is an antique hand colored lithograph of wild flowers by Jane Loudon (1807-1858). Mrs Loudon had a fascinating, accomplished and challenging life. She was a pioneering authoress of early scie..
23.5 x 16.2 cm (9.25 x 6.4 inches)Daucus carotaThis fascinating hand coloured botanical lithograph was made in Milan in 1847 by Ambrogio Robiati. Under each illustration is a detailed description in Italian in attractive Italic font. This is a genuine antique, not a reproduction and is in very good ..
23.5 x 16.2 cm (9.25 x 6.4 inches)This fascinating botanical lithograph was made in Milan in 1847 by Ambrogio Robiati. This is a genuine antique, not a reproduction and is in very good condition. This is a lithograph, on medium weight paper with the image on one side and it is blank on the reverse s..