Sir John Hill was an Englilsh botanist remembered for his illustrated botanical compendium The Vegetable System, engaged from 1759 to 1775. This huge botanical works was adorned by 1600 copper plate engravings.
The collection comprises a section of original hand coloured copperplate engravings from the Vegetable System. Stunning works which rewarded Sir John Hill with the Order of Vasa from the King of Sweden in 1774.
A marvellous collection of botanical prints for any home.