Botanical, William Curtis, BM, Martinicom Iris ,1798
Artist: William Curtis
Engraver: Edwards S
Paper Size: 145 x 235mm
Print Size: 120 x 195mm
Condition: Very good
Technique: Copperplate engraving
Description: original copperplate engraving with later hand colouring
Curtis, 1787 No. 31
Condition: Good. First Edition. A fine original hand-coloured copper-engraved plate from this famous work, The condition is very good, colours bright and fresh, paper very good and bright. The quality of the illustrations in the Botanical Magazine is outstanding, both accurate and decorative, the colours vibrant.
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