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..
29 x 22 cm (11.5 x 8.5 inches).Pomegranate Flowers - Punica granatumThis is an genuine antique chromolithograph from Kohler's Medicinal Plants which was published in 1890 by Hermann Kohler. In an era of travel and exploration, plants from around the world were being collected and bought back to Eur..
25.2 x 16.3cm (10 x 6.5 inches). This antique engraving of heraldry was made in the 1840s by Thomas Jack. Heraldry is a system of visual identification - think of it as an early form of branding ! Noble families wanted everyone to know how important they were. As most people could not read, heraldry..
23.5 x 16.2 cm (9.25 x 6.4 inches)Punica granatumThis fascinating botanical lithograph was made in Milan in 1847 by Ambrogio Robiati.It is a genuine antique, not a reproduction and is in very good condition.The paper is medium weight and blank on the reverse side. The paper is a creamy tone...
29 x 22 cm (11.5 x 8.5 inches).Pomegranate - Punica granatumPomegranates have been cultivated throughout the Middle East, South Asia, and Mediterranean region for several millennia.This is an genuine antique chromolithograph from Kohler's Medicinal Plants which was published in 1890 by Hermann Kohl..
19 x 12.5 cm (7.5 x 5 inches)Maudlin, Psorlea, CnicusThis detailed hand coloured engraving of flowers and herbs was made by Richard Brook for his Cyclopaedia of Botany and Herbs in 1854. The print is an original antique in very good condition considering it is over 160 years old...
24 x 16 cm (9.5 x 6.25 inches).This antique lithograph was made in the 1890s by Edward Step and William Watson. Their work focussed on plants which gave brilliance and charm to the garden, and are some of the best antique botanical illustrations.The paper is high quality, matt with a subtle creamy t..
23.5 x 16.2 cm (9.25 x 6.4 inches)Punica granatumThis 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.It is a genuine antique, not a reproduction and is in very good c..
41 x 30 cm (16 x 11.75 inches).Grenade (Punica granatum)Pierre-Joseph Redoute is regarded as the greatest botanical artist. His portrayals of roses,flowers and fruit are rightly regarded as classics to this day and add a touch of style to any room. This high quality vintage lithograph of his paintin..