[Ornamental flower plate.] No 59.
Pub.d as the Act directs June 24th, 1795.
Hand coloured etching. Sheet 330 x 250mm, 13 x 9¾". Trimmed, pin holes in unprinted corner.
A plate from John Edwards' extremely rare work 'A Collection of Flowers Drawn after Nature and disposed in an ornamental and picturesque manner', published complete in 1801.
Dunthorne, 105: "A superb and extremely rare work by a great artist... The colouring is particularly fine owing to the use of a pale printer's ink which doesn't interfere with the delicacy of the colo
[Ref: 18190] £220.00